INSIDE: Heart Sticker Names is a great way to practice name recognition for preschooler and kindergarten kids. Super simple to set up and fun for preschoolers. This make a great way to practice learning the letters of your name during Valentine’s Day.
Name Recognition Activities
Learning letters for preschoolers is a lot of fun. If your preschoolers has expressed interest in letters starting with the letters of their names is a great place to start practice letters at home. These name recognition activities are a great place to check out for more ideas.
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Heart Sticker Names: Dot Sticker Valentine’s Day Activity
Cut of a sheet of butcher paper and draw large hearts using a black marker to match the number of letter in your child’s name. Write one letter of your child’s name in each heart.
Grab your dot stickers and write the letters of your child’s name on each dot sticker.
Invite your little one the sort the dot sticker letters on the letter hearts.
During this activity preschoolers will learn to recognize the letters in their name as well as learn the correct order of those letters. They will also develop fine motor skills while peeling and sticking the dot stickers.
Age Suitability for Heart Sticker Names: Dot Sticker Valentine’s Day Activity
This activity is great for kids 3 years and up. My kids are 3.5, 3.5, and 7.5 year old.
Supplies for Heart Sticker Names: Dot Sticker Valentine’s Day Activity
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- White paper
- Red, pink and purple construction paper or marker
- Glue (optional)
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