70+ Resources for Teaching the Letter “Y”

Published:
February 3, 2016

Annette Breedlove

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Annette Breedlove

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EEEK!!! Welcome to the 25th installment of our Letter of the Week series. We’re just one week away from ending our Letter of the Week series here and I hope you all have enjoyed them as much as I have. Today I’m sharing some resources to help you teach the letter “Y” to your kiddos today. While this letter might not have an abundance of themes to choose from, I do think there are some super cute crafts and snacks to make the week a success.
Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
Some fun themes you might use to teach the Letter Y are yarn, yummy or yuck and yellow just to name a few. Feel free to pick and choose from this what works for you and your child’s learning style!

FREE Printables:

Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
Preschool Letter Worksheets: Y
Capital Letter Y Maze
Lowercase Letter y Maze
Romping & Roaring Letter Y Pack
Bible Verse Printables: Y is for Yes
Color by Letter: U-Z
Rhymes & Songs for Letter Y
Letter Y Worksheets
Y is for Yum
Y is for Yak tracing worksheet
Letter Y Coloring Pages
Get Ready for Reading: All About the Letter Y
Y is for Yoga Poses Nomenclature Cards
Letter Y Printable Pack
Itsy Bitsy Book: Letter Y

Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
Find the Letter Y: Pussycat, Pussycat
Color by Letter: Capital & Lowercase Y
Y is for…
Find the Letter: Y is for Yellow
Letter of the Week: Letter Y pack
Letter Y Maze
Letter Y Sticker Page
Letter Y Worksheets
Zoomin’ Movin Alphabet: Y is for Yacht
Words that Start with the Letter Y
Y is for Yo-Yo
Letter Y Maze
Letter Maze: Y
Beginning Sounds: Y like Yo-Yo

Crafts:

Letter Y Crafts by The Measured Mom
Yellow Submarine
Footprint Yak
Rainbow Yarn Prints
Y is for Yacht
Yarn Bowl Craft
Y is for Yummy
Giant Yo-Yo
Handprint Yak
Cupcake Liner Yo-Yo

Activities:

DIY Yachts
DIY Wax Covered Yarn
How Yeast Works
Y is for Yeast Experiments
Y letter basket
Letter Y yarn wrap
4 Yellow Yarn Sensory Bins
Yummy or Yucky experiment
Sensory Activity: Y is for Yuck

YouTube Videos:
ABC Letter Sounds U-Z by FirstStepReading
Letter “Y” Song by ABCMouse.com
The Letter Y: Try Y by StoryBots
Learn about the Letter Y by Hoopla Kidz

16 Must Read Letter ‘Y’ Books:

Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss
The Big Yawn by Keith Faulkner
Yo! Yes? by Chris Raschka
I Dare You Not to Yawn by Helene Boudreau

Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
See the Yak Yak by Charles Ghigna
Yoko by Rosemary Wells
Yucky Worms by Vivian French
Yip! Snap! Yip! by Charles Fuge

Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
Yes Day! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Does a Yak Get a Haircut? by Fred Ehrlich
My Little Yellow Taxi by Stephen T. Johnson
Little Yellow and Little Blue by Leo Lionni

Make learning the Letter "Y" fun and exciting with these AWESOME resources! From {free} printables to crafts to activities to books and recipes! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com
Yawn by Sally Symes
Ring! Yo? by Chris Raschka
Yummy  Yucky by Leslie Patricelli
Extra Yarn by Marc Barnett

Recipes:

Fruits and Vegetables like yams, yellow squash, yellow peppers and yellow watermelon.
Other Letter Y snacks include: yolk (egg), Yoplait brand yogurt, yogurt (any brand) and yogurt covered raisins.
Yakity-Yak sandwich
Yo-Yo Cookie
Yummy Yogurt Parfait

Other great resourcesThe_Preschool_Journey_Book_Cover-3D-720x1024

Letter a Day activities

Letter Block letters are a great way to fill in with objects that begin with the letter being studied.

Letter of the Week Lesson Plans from Meet Penny.
Sesame Street Alphabet Letter Coloring Pages
Alphabet Coloring Pages

Animal Letter Flash Cards

Beginning Letter Sounds Activity Cards

I Spy Alphabet Slime Recipe
Alphabet Sensory Bin Ideas
Dot Sticker Pages A to Z

Want more ideas? Follow me on Pinterest and check out my Homeschool: Letter Yy board!



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