Practice the skill of alphabetizing with this fun SMARTboard activity. This activity is full of slides with beads that need to be strung in alphabetical order. The level of difficulty increases as you move through the slides. It increases in difficulty to alphabetizing to the third and fourth letter. 20 different slides provide a lot of needed practice. This could be used as a warm up; a minilesson; an independent lesson in a center or station; or if you have a few minutes before dismissal or lunch. You could do one or two slides a day as practice and so the activity could last from 2 - 3 weeks if you wanted it to. This is a skill that never changes and is always a necessity in order to get kids ready to use dictionaries or do research. Created with Smart Notebook 11. MUST have SMART Notebook software to download and use this lesson.