What are you looking for?
Pre-K activities, learning games, crafts, and printables
Preschool activities and resources
This is a very simple idea that can introduce children to words and help them begin to develop skills required for reading.
I suggest you collect pictures of objects that are present in your neighbourhood, ideally items that you see when you go for walks with your group.
Write the name of each item at the bottom of the picture. Whenever you go for a walk with your group, encourage children to pay attention to the things they see and discuss the different items together.
To introduce children to written words, have them carry the pictures or word flashcards identifying the items they see each day: a car, a flower, a house, a tree, a cat, etc. Encourage them to associate them to the real-life items.
The most important thing you can do is actively participate in their search for the illustrated items. If you don't show an interest in their many discoveries, children will quickly lose interest in this activity.
Have fun reading as you walk!
Educatall.com is not responsible for the content of this article. The information mentioned in this article is the responsibility of the author. Educatall.com shall not be held responsible for any litigation or issues resulting from this article.
Subscribe to our bi-weekly newsletter
See our latest newsletter
Pre-K program including educational games and activity planning with printable documents.
In case of an emergency or for immediate assistance, dial 1-888-986-7126
Personal information policy and operating limits
Site affiliated with