Identifying the letters if the alphabet can be a fun activity for children to learn while playing!

25 Alphabet activities to recognize the letters of the alphabet.

  1. An ABC Mat is super handy to have on hand when your child is learning the alphabet! Try an active ABC mat learning game to get them really involved!
  2. By singing the ABCs the child can find his way through an alphabet maze! Use vehicles or a ball, or even a doll to walk their way through the maze.
  3. Squirt the Letter from Stay At Home Educator
  4. Make learning magical with magic letters that the kids reveal as they paint over them. [No Time for Flash Cards]
  5. Do a letter search and find and match the pieces back together. [Little Hands, Big Work]
  6. Along the same lines, make an alphabet discovery bottle and have your child mark off the letters as they find them. [Childcareland Blog]
  7. Get creative and have her feed the monster letters as you call them out. [Little Family Fun]
  8. Use sticker letters to match to letters that you write on a paper towel tube! [Activity Mom]
  9. Make letters from pipe cleaners. [Make and Takes]
  10. Have fun stacking letter tiles! The catch? Name the letter before you can add it to your tower! [Stay At Home Educator]
  11. Try a magic trick like Playdough to Plato does with a ABC cup hunt game! Which one is the pom pom under?
  12. Find the letter and trash it! A fun idea from Motherhood on a Dime.
  13. Playing House does a bean bag toss into a letter tub that you call out.
  14. A twist on musical chairs, play musical alphabet and identify the letter you stop on! Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas can make this more difficult for older kids too!
  15. Fish for Letters from First Palette. Can you identify your ‘catch’?
  16. Letter “I Spy” with Grown Up Board Games from A Heart for Home.
  17. Make these simple ‘building blocks’ so your child can build a letter and then tell you what it is! [Simple Real Moms]
  18. Write the alphabet on the sidewalk and water the ‘garden’. [Toddler Approved]
  19. Magnetic letters matching from NutureStore
  20. Simply make it a race! Lay out some letter cards and shout out a letter, have your child run as fast as they can to find it and bring it back to you. [Frugal Fun 4 Boys]
  21. A classic from my childhood. When in the car and traveling, do an alphabet hunt. [Teach Mama]
  22. Let the children play on a typewriter, or old computer keyboard. [Let the Children Play]
  23. NurtureStore reinforces alphabet identification by baking the alphabet.
  24. Another use for the ABC Mat is to play twister! [Learners in Bloom]
  25. Homemade letter sponges for the bath from Learning 4 Kids are a fun learning addition to bath time!