The following examples are for the letter A. Adjust for all other letters of the alphabet.
Hand out the pre-writing worksheet for either the lowercase or uppercase letter A. Point out and describe the shape of the letter A. Let children trace the shape of the letter with their finger. Read the instructions and look at the picture.
What do we need to do? Yes, we need to help the airplane land on the letter A. "Airplane" begins with the /a/ sound. Can you hear it? /?/ as in airplane.
Say the word together emphasizing the sound.
Let children practice writing the letter shape.