Structured alphabet sensory table task: magnetic letters hidden in coloured rice with scoops and shovels. Matching letters are stuck onto baking trays (attached to the wall with velcro). Hunt for the letters & stick them onto the corresponding letters.
Color Word Letter Sort: The kids dump the letters out on a table or on the floor and sort the letters by color. Then they spell each color word using the correct colored letters. As an extension, write the color words using the correct color of crayon.
This is one of my favorite name activities for preschoolers - ideal for busy kids! Snapping the blocks together strengthens fine motor skills, and building names strengthens literacy skills! Can do with sight words
EMOTIONS GAME: floating feelings: feeling faces drawn on ping pong balls with a sharpie. float in a bowl of water. child scoops one out with a slotted spoon or tongs and identifies the feeling and a time they experienced that feeling.