Activity

Words that Begin with A

Recite the rhyme below together and let children pretend to be ants. Let children make antennae by placing both their index fingers on top of their head each time they hear or say a word that begins with the letter A.

Variation: Have children lift their letter puppet in the air each time they hear or say a word that begins with the letter A.

Write letter A words on the board and point to each word while reciting the rhyme.

Place flashcards on the board and point to each picture while reciting the rhyme.

For Words that Begin with A
by Jolanda Garcia

For words that begin with A, (Make ASL sign for the letter A.)
Let's all be ants and say,
/?/ is for ape, apron, and acorn.
/?/ is for apple, ant, and alligator.
Say, "Hurray! I'll see you later."