Letter Recognition Collage Craft

Teaching younger kids the alphabet is a great way to prepare them for kindergarten. Use this collage craft to engage younger children’s motor skills while teaching both letter recognition and creativity.

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Items Needed

  •  Large, colorful sheets of paper
  • Watercolor paints
  • Magazines
  • Child-friendly scissors
  • Markers, crayons, and colors pencils



  1. Choose the letter you will be featuring in the collage. You could use the first letter of your child’s name, for example, or a letter they’re learning in preschool.
  2. Write the letter at the top of a piece of paper in both uppercase and lowercase form.
  3. Flip through an old magazine with your child. Let your child choose pictures that have the featured letter in them.
  4. Cut out the pictures for your child or, if you’re child is mature enough, let them cut them out.
  5. Glue the pictures to your piece of paper. After you’ve attached the pictures, write the word below them in clear letters.
  6. Let your child circle the featured letter in each word that you wrote.

Your child now has a fun collage that teaches them letter sounds and recognition!


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