With Easter fast approaching, there may be many yummy eggs around, so here are some ideas for introducing [e]:

Show children a written lower case [e]

Model the mouth movement and sound [e]

Visually connect the picture/word “egg” with the letter sound [e]

Kinaesthetically connect fingers producing an egg shape.

N & M: 3 years, 10 months
Check out the play dough Easter egg nests we made, (great for fine motor skills).

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