Make learning fun with these super cute, fun, and FREE Winter Literacy Activities for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first grade students. With fun winter themes from snow, snowballs, snowmen, penguins, polar bears, hot chocolate, and fireplaces – students won’t be able to resist practicing counting syllables, tracing letters, letter matching, and more. These winter kindergarten ideas are perfect for adding to your lesson plan to make learning fun!
Winter Literacy Activities
Kindergarten winter can be fun when you add in these super cute snowman themed, snowflake themed, and winter animal themed activities to work on alphabet tracing, matching upper and lower case letters, counting syllables, working on phonemic awareness with beginning sounds, and more! These winter literacy activities are fun for preschoolers, kindergartners, and grade 1 students. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler – you will want to try these free winter printables!
Kick of your Winter lessons with an invitational Snowy Day Winter Sensory Tray ! Sip some hot chocolate while going on a Hot Chocolate & Marshmallow Letters Hunt. Do your kinders like coloring? Try these Winter Color by Letter Activities or practice letter formation with these Winter Find & Trace Letters. Tune those ears and listen for sounds and syllables with a Winter Syllables Activity. Cater for the sensory seekers with a Snow-themed Alphabet Sensory Bin, oh so fun!
January kindergarten activities
Snowball Alphabet Sorting is a fun activity to develop letter recognition. Or, have a Snowball Fight indoors! Work with fun snowmen with a Snowman Spin & Stamp Alphabet Game or print out these Initial Sound Snowman Printables for sound recognition.
Do your students love puzzles? Print out these Initial Sound Penguin Puzzles and let them find the pieces to work on initial sound recognition. Invite the polar bears to the learning fun with a Polar Bear Alphabet Match or Polar Bear Letter Tracing activity!
Have some fun indoors and burn of energy with Indoor Letters Ice Skating. Ice skating requires mittens, right? So grab the mittens and get tracing with Mittens Alphabet Trace or match Upper and Lower Case Mittens with felt mittens. Play a Mystery Mitten Letter Sound Game using a real mitten and your letters!
Winter Literacy Activities
So many ways to make learning letters and sounds fun during the Winter! Which Winter-themed literacy activity will your kinders/students love most? Try it out today!
Winter Activities for Kids
Looking for more fun winter crafts and winter activities for kids of all ages? Don’t miss these winter activity ideas!
- Kids will love making this super cute circle snowman craft!
- This easy-to-make Puffy Snow Paint is amazing! It has the best texture, dries promptly and completely, and makes the cutest little snowman crafts.
- Tons of fun snowflake crafts for kids of all ages
- Now you have a reason to get excited when it snows! Your whole family will enjoy this super-easy-to-make Snow Ice Cream recipe. YUMMY!
- Find lots more engaging winter themed ideas in these January Activities for Kids
- Silly melting snowman slime
- Come take a peak at how these glue snowman suncatcher craft turns out! Such a fun, simple idea with stunning results!
- Try this epic winter science experiment making a snow volcano
- Make this beautiful keepsake snowman handprint ornament
- You’ve got to try this easy, DIY Snow globe craft for kids
- Super cute, count-to-10 Snowman Craft for Preschoolers
Looking for snowman worksheets and educational snowman activity ideas? You will love these resources!
- Build-a-Snowman Winter CVC Words Activity
- Snowman Addition Clip Cards
- Snowman Counting Cards
- Free Snowman Worksheet Pack with LOTS of pages
- Sneak in some fun winter learning with these super cute, Free snow globe letter find snow worksheets
- Winter Counting Worksheets
- Free Winter Writing Prompts PDF
- Multiplication Snowman Activity
- Snowman Printables Winter letter Find
- Snowman Tracing Letters A to Z
- Snowflake Winter Compound Words
- Build a Snowman Sequencing Worksheets
- Snowman Printables Counting Book
- Winter Worksheets for Preschoolers
- Free printable shape puzzles for winter
- Snowman Word Family Spinners
- Snowman Math Craft for practicing addition and subtraction
- Winter Telling Time Worksheets
- Snowflake Dab the Letter
- Snowman Activities for Preschool – Count to 10
- Cute Snowman Shape Puzzles
- Free Snowman Coloring Pages
- Build a Snowman with these Beginning Sounds Snowman Printable