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Preschool Letter A Activities

Your kiddos will love learning their letters with these fun letter A activities. As a former preschool teacher and a current homeschool mom I know that learning happens best when it’s made fun. I loved doing fun educational activities in my preschool class and at home with my boys when they were little.

One of my favorite ways to teach was through crafts and coloring pages. I’d balance the fun activities with interesting worksheets that taught the concepts being learned.

Today I want to share with you some resources I’ve collected that will help you teach the letter A to preschoolers.

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Free Letter A Worksheets

Let’s start with the worksheets. Teach your little ones to write both uppercase A and lowercase A with these free printable letter A worksheets.

Free Printable Customizable Handwriting Worksheets

Before I share the specific, pre-made printable worksheets I’ve found I want to share a resource that has been incredibly useful to me over the years –

You can create and print customized handwriting worksheets with this resource. Use it for letter tracing or word tracing. Handwriting Worksheets is such a valuable free homeschooling resource.

Now let’s get to the fun worksheets!

Free Letter A Tracing Worksheet

This free letter A tracing worksheet helps little hands learn to write both uppercase and lowercase letter ‘a’.


A is for Alligator Free Letter A Tracing Worksheet

A color worksheet featuring an alligator teaches the beginning ‘a’ sound and offers letter ‘a’ writing practice.

Free Letter A Coloring Pages

Next, we move along to the letter ‘a’ coloring pages. Coloring pages are a fun way to teach preschoolers what letters look like. Many coloring pages also teach beginning letter sounds by displaying common nouns that start with the featured letter.

17 Letter A Activity and Coloring Pages

Here’s a jam-packed letter ‘a’ activity set full of coloring pages and other letter ‘a’ activities.

A is For . . . Coloring Page

Introduce preschoolers to beginning ‘a’ sounds with this fun coloring page.

Lowercase a Coloring Page

I found lowercase ‘a’ worksheets to be lacking in my research for this resource. I stumbled across this simple lowercase ‘a’ coloring page, though.

A is For Alligator Coloring Page

Your kiddos will enjoy coloring this grinning gator while learning about the letter A.

Letter A (and a) Coloring Pages

This set of letter A (and a) coloring pages can also be laminated and used as a playdough mat for learning to shape letters.

A is For Airplane Coloring Page

Here’s a simple, fun A is for airplane coloring page.


A is For Acorn Coloring Page

The large acorn picture on this letter A coloring page makes it perfect for preschoolers who are still developing fine motor skils. They’ll have an easier time staying with the lines on this cute picture.

A is For Apple and Acorn Coloring Page

Your little one will learn two new words at a time with this great letter A coloring sheet.

Letter A Crafts for Preschoolers

These fun letter A crafts will spark your little one’s creativity and teach them all about the letter A and letter A words.

A is for Apple Letter A Handprint Craft

Handprint paint crafts get a little messy, but the finished product is ever so adorable. Little hands become apples with this letter A craft.

A is for Acorn Letter A Paper Plate Craft

Preschoolers create their very own acorn with this cute paper plate craft.


A is for Autumn Letter A Craft

Celebrate fall with this easy autumn-themed letter A craft.


A is for Airplane Letter A Foam Craft

Craft foam provides a different texture for your kiddos to work with as they do this colorful letter A craft.


A is for Angel Letter A Craft Stick Craft

This sweet letter A angel popsicle stick craft gives your preschooler the chance to work with different craft supplies including paper, craft sticks, and pipe cleaners.


Paper Plate Apple Craft

This letter A craft is a classic. Little fingers can easily glue bits of red, green or yellow construction paper or tissue craft paper to a simple paper plate for a cute apple craft.

Ais for Aquarium Foam Craft

This adorable craft will teach your child about the letter A and can be tied into a lesson on sea creatures. Two for one!

Construction Paper Airplane Letter A Craft

Your little one will create a sweet letter A paper airplane with this construction paper craft. This makes a great letter A craft for Kindergarteners.

Letter A Paper Craft – A is for Apple

Here’s another great construction paper craft for the letter A. This paper apple teaches the letter A while making a cool apple craft.

A is for Alien Paper Plate Craft

This alien paper plate craft makes a unique addition to the letter A crafts. Apples, acorns, and airplanes are classics, but an alien craft presents something new for preschoolers to create.

Letter A Craft Stick Apples

Our final letter A activity for preschoolers is a craft stick apple. This fun apple craft uses markers, craft sticks, and construction paper.

More Letter Teaching Resources

Here are a few more letter teaching worksheets, activities and other resources you may find useful.

Printable Alphabet Tracing Worksheets (A-Z)

Spectrum Early Writing Practice

Letter Writing Practice Sand Tray

Letter Writing Sand Tray

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