If you are looking for something fun and educational that your kids can doing indoors when the weather is not great, check out these awesome Food Alphabet Letter Art Worksheets!
You can print these for free and since there is one sheet per every letter of the alphabet, your kiddos are sure to have endless hours of fun while also learning their letters.
What is Dot Art?
Dot Art or Pointillism is a fun technique of painting when small colorful dots are made into patterns to make a specific image.'
How do you create Dot Art?
You can create Dot Art in any way you like! You can use a paintbrush in a swirl motion to make dots, you can use a circular sponge brush and more. They even make dot paint markers that are made specifically for Dot Art! You can find an inexpensive set of these markers on Amazon or at any craft store.
How to use the worksheets
In order to snag these free worksheets, you just need to print them out. Since there is one page for each letter of the alphabet, there will be twenty-six pages in total. You can print them from below.
Once you have them printed, you will just need something to color in the dots on the pages. You can use paint, markers, crayons, colored pencils, etc. Basically any colorful instrument that your kiddos prefer to use.
You children can then color in the dots on the letters while you discuss the letter and the corresponding food image on each page. Each page has an uppercase and lowercase letter as well as a food that matches that letter. For instance, on the letter B page, you will find a burger. They will have fun coloring in the dots and the food pictures while learning their letters at the same time. Learning can be fun!
What ages are these worksheets for?
These Food Alphabet Dot Art Worksheets would be perfect for any age! They will be especially great for any kiddo that is learning their letters and any child that loves to color or paint.
Since these worksheets are focused on learning the alphabet, they would be perfect for children that are in preschool or pre-kindergarten. They would also be great for kiddos that are already in school that need a bit more help or a bit more practice with their letters.
How do these worksheets help kids to learn letters?
Since each Dot Art worksheet has one letter of the alphabet, your children can learn each letter individually. They will spend quite a bit of time coloring each worksheet which means they will spend quite a bit of time with each letter which will help them to retain the information.
Since each worksheet also has a corresponding food picture that goes with the letter, your kiddos will be able to associate the letter with items that start with the letter which will help them when they start to read.
To help further your child's learning, you could discuss with them the difference between uppercase and lowercase, talk with them about the sounds that each letter makes, come up with other words that start with that same letter, and much more.
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