This is a fun Thanksgiving beginning sounds matching activity. Students match the pilgrims with letters on to the ships with pictures. Print on card stock, laminate, cut, and you are ready to use. Great activity for word work centers or finished work. Students will love putting the pilgrim on the correct ship that matches the pictures beginning sound. Write the letter on the back of the ship for self checking. This activity also has uppercase and lowercase letters that can be used for a matching activity. With this activity you get:
*Uppercase letters on boy pilgrims
*Lowercase letters on girl pilgrims
*ships with different pictures
*worksheet for additional practice-match the letter (on the pilgrim) to the ship with a picture- cut and paste
This activity addresses Kindergarten and 1st grade common core standards.
Common Core Standards
Kindergarten: RF.K.2d Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds
RF.K.3a Demonstrate basic knowledge of letter-sound correspondences by producing the primary or most frequent sound for each consonant.
1st grade: RF.1.2c Isolate and pronounce initial, medial vowel, and final sounds (phonemes) in spoken single-syllable words.