top of page

Introducing our engaging lesson plan focused on developing crucial literacy skills – identifying and locating uppercase letters in the alphabet. This interactive and educational session is designed to captivate young learners as they embark on a journey through the ABCs. Through a variety of hands-on activities, students will not only recognize individual uppercase letters but also master the art of navigating the entire alphabet with confidence. From letter recognition games to creative exercises, our lesson plan aims to make the learning process enjoyable and effective. By the end of this session, students will have a solid foundation in identifying uppercase letters, setting the stage for successful language development and reading readiness. Join us in fostering a love for learning and literacy with this dynamic lesson plan.

Letter Quest
Find Uppercase Letters

Prerequisite Skill

None Assigned

Materials and Preparation

  • Guided Practice Worksheet: Find Uppercase Letters 

  • Independent Practice Worksheet: Find Uppercase Letters 

  • ABC order chart

Learning Objectives

Students will identify and locate uppercase letters in the alphabet.

Introduction (5 minutes)

Begin by discussing the importance of recognizing uppercase letters. Show the ABC order chart to the students and explain that today's lesson is about finding and circling uppercase letters.

Explicit Instruction/Teacher modeling (10 minutes)

Learn with an Example: Present the question: "Find the letter K." Discuss the key idea that the alphabet follows a specific order, known as ABC order. Model the solution by circling the letter K on the ABC order chart.

Guided Practice (5 minutes)

Distribute the Guided Practice Worksheet: Find Uppercase Letters. Instruct students to work in pairs or small groups to circle the uppercase letters as guided by the examples discussed.

Independent Practice (10 minutes)

Distribute the Independent Practice Worksheet: Find Uppercase Letters. Have students work individually to circle uppercase letters. Monitor and assess for any misconceptions, providing intervention if necessary.

Differentiation

Support

Offer additional one-on-one support for students struggling with letter recognition. Provide extra practice worksheets for those who need reinforcement.

Extension

Challenge students to find and circle lowercase letters as well. Have students create their own ABC order charts.

Assessment (5 minutes)

Assess student understanding through observations during guided and independent practice, as well as the exit ticket.

Review and closing (5 minutes)

Summarize the importance of recognizing uppercase letters and emphasize how this skill contributes to overall reading development.

Misconceptions

Some students may struggle with identifying the correct order of letters in the alphabet. Provide additional examples and practice opportunities.

Related Products

bottom of page