I’m excited to be part of a HUGE collaboration of Kid Blogger Network roundups! My roundup has 20+ Christmas phonics activities from Kid Blogger Network bloggers … with lots of great ideas for reinforcing phonics skills during the Christmas season.
Phonics is a very important part of the Montessori language curriculum. Note: In Montessori education, we teach phonetic sounds before letter names. For any of the activities below, I would emphasize the letter sounds. Also, if you want to follow Montessori tradition, make the letters lowercase for your activities. Of course, set up your activities however works best for you and your child or students.
You can learn more about Montessori phonics through the links in this post: DIY Beginning Montessori Phonics for Preschoolers. Even though not all the activities featured here were intended to emphasize phonetic sounds rather than letter names, they can easily be taught in that way using techniques from this post: Inexpensive and DIY Sandpaper Letters.
20+ Christmas Phonics Activities
Tt is for Tree Alphabet Maze (from my Montessori-Inspired Christmas Tree Activities Using Free Printables)
Holiday I Spy Beginning Sounds Activity (with free printable) from Pre-K Pages
Alphabet Christmas Tree Mats (with free printable) from PreKinders
Silver Bells Game from PreKinders
Christmas Activities for Kids: Phonemic Awareness Busy Bag from The Educators’ Spin On It
Find the Letter S for Santa from Gift of Curiosity
Christmas Q-Tip Letter Painting (with free printable) from 1+1+1=1
Gingerbread Men ABC Matching (with free printable) from Royal Baloo
Alphabet Matching Christmas Tree from Fantastic Fun and LearningHanging Alphabet Christmas Lights from I Can Teach My Child
Paper Chain Alphabet by Sarah of How Wee Learn at Hands On : As We Grow
Christmas PreK/K Pack (with free printable phonics and letter sounds) from This Reading Mama
December Phonological Awareness from Trillium Montessori
Presents Under the Tree Christmas Picture Sort (r Blends) (free printable) from This Reading Mama
UNTrim the Christmas Tree Long and Short e Review Game (with free printables) from Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas
Alphabet Tree Decorations from The Imagination Tree
Free Christmas Printables (many phonics activities) at 3 Dinosaurs
Nutcracker Spelling (with free printables), A Christmas Carol Spelling List, and Little Drummer Boy Phonics from Every Star Is Different (Go to Free Printables tab at the top of the Every Star Is Different blog, then to Holiday Activities, then to Christmas Activities, and then to the related post.)
Christmas Word Bump (with free printable) from This Reading Mama
Roundups of Bloggers
More Christmas Resources
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