Learning to recognize, spell and eventually write one's name is an important skill for young children. You'll want to give the children in your care many opportunities to see and practice spelling their name. There are so many fun ways to practice this skill! I've scoured the Web to find some ideas you can use to teach Name Recognition in your Childcare program. Please be sure to click on the photos or links to be re-directed to the original source for complete directions.
Name Activities with Colorful Pumpkins Seeds by Fun-a-Day
Name Snowmen by Fun-a-Day
Name Recognition Snack by Munchkins and Moms
Gem Letters by No Time for Flashcards
Name Rubbings by Pre-K Pages
Triple the Name Tracing by Hands on as we Grow
Name recognition with Magnets from Mrs. Bremer's Class
Spell your Name with Stones from the Puzzles Connection
Scoop your Name from an Idea on Tuesday
Play Dough Name Practice Mama Papa Bubba
Snack Stones (to reserve their space) from The Brilliant Child
Name Matching Cards from Early Learning Ideas
Clothespin Names from the Teaching Zoo
Find the Letter and Swat It! from Hands on as we Grow
Name Splash from Preschool Inspirations
What is your favorite way to practice Name Recognition?
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