Letter of the Week – R r

During the week, please learn to identify this letter, the sound, and formation. At home please make a list of words that begin with this letter.

Also identify the high frequency words “but” and “it.”

R Activities

  1. Draw a rainbow for someone you know.
  2. Count all the red toys in your room.
  3. Listen to the radio.
  4. Hop like a rabbit.
  5. Draw five red ballons.
  6. Ring your doorbell.
  7. Have fun rhyming words.
  8. Read your favorite nursery rhymes.
  9. Crow like a rooster.
  10. Roar like a lion.
  11. Run in your back yard or park.

Activity: Play this game. Say, “I am going to say a word, listen carefully to it. If it starts with the R r sound, give me a thumbs up! If it doesn’t start with the I i sound, give me a thumbs down.”
Word List: rail, roadrunner, elephant, rest, run, girl, really, ring, rope, big, rain, boy, cold, road, rabbit
This lesson was taken directly from the homework assignments of a Massachusetts kindergarten teacher.
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