164 colorful Bee-Bot 5 x15 cm squares to be used with Handwriting Without Tears. Each letter has 4 color coded squares with both cute pictures as well as beautiful photos. Students chooses a square which includes a capital letter a picture and/ or a photo. The student look for the capital letter that is color coded on the mat. When the student finds that same letter, she programs the Bee-Bot to travel to that letter. The squares are designed for young children, as young as 3 years old. The students love using the Bee-Bot to travel to their letters.
helpful reinforcement activity.
Check out http://alpha-robotics.com/ to view my students using the Bee-Bot to learn their basic skills.The Bee-Bot is a great STEM activity that encourages problem solving.
If you don't have a Bee-Bot, you can still use the cards and photos to have the students match the letters with the pictures to help them learn their letters.