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Letter Name Match

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From: Aussie Childcare Network

Letter Name Match Choices Family Day Care

Use alphabet letters to learn to spell and recognise names.

Materials Needed:

  • Individual alphabet letters
  • A4 paper (1 for each child's name)
  • Black marker

What to do:

  • Write child's name on the a4 paper
  • Encourage the child to choose the correct alphabet letter to spell their name.

Hints and Tips:

  • Use the child's name card
  • Can be done with sight words, spelling words
  • Remove the name card and have child spell their name on their own.
  • Add child's first, middle and surname.

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Additional Info

  • Appropriate Age: 3 year+
  • Number of Children: Individual (1)
  • Developmental Milestones:

    - Recognizes letters
    - Understands the same and different.
    - Uses left or right-hand preference.

  • Play Based Learning: Manipulative Play
  • Interest Areas: Puzzle Play, Toy Table
  • Games Categories: Cognitive Development, Fine Motor Skills, Language Development, Learning Games, Literacy and Numeracy, Quiet Games
  • EYLF Outcomes: Learning Outcome 4, Learning Outcome 5
  • Sub Outcomes:

    LO4 - Children Are Confident And Involved Learners

    4.3 Children transfer and adapt what they have learned from one context to another

    LO5 - Children Are Effective Communicators

    5.4 Children begin to understand how symbols and pattern systems work

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