Penguin Alphabet Clip Cards

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Does winter get any cuter than little round penguins!? I don’t think so! As a resourceful educator like yourself, I am tasked with finding engaging activities for students that help them learn in a hands-on way! Often, I like to include seasonal activities! You can have your students practicing upper and lowercase letters in minutes with this free, easy-prep Penguin Alphabet Clip Cards activity!

*Pair with our Winter Centers and Activities for Pre-K & Kindergarten!

Grab our FREE Printable Penguin Alphabet Clip Cards for Pre-K or Kindergarten and add some seasonal fun to your literacy centers!

Penguin Alphabet Clip Cards

These alphabet clip cards are perfect for small groups, pairs, or literacy centers in Pre-K and Kindergarten classrooms. They are a fun, seasonal activity that your kids will love!

You can prep these clip cards in just a few minutes! Simply print, laminate, and grab some clothespins.

Simply print the penguin cards, laminate, and grab some clothespins for a hands-on literacy center.

Ways to Use the Alphabet Clip Cards

I like to place the alphabet clip cards in a grab bag or basket to make the activity more engaging. Children reach in and grab out a letter card. They name the uppercase letter and clip the lowercase letter that matches.

Don’t want to use clothespins? No worries! Laminate the cards and children can use dry erase markers to circle the correct letter instead of clothespins.

If you prefer not to laminate the clip cards you can have kiddos place a sticker on the correct letter. You might even try giving your students BINGO Daubers and have them dab the correct lowercase letter.

Place the alphabet clip cards in a grab bag or basket to make the activity more engaging.

For partner work, I’ve had kiddos work in pairs where they each take turns grabbing a clip card and saying the letter name. Their partner can check their work by helping them if needed. Take turns grabbing letters until all the alphabet clip cards have been clipped.

Match the uppercase and lowercase letters in this penguin alphabet clip cards activity.

Grab Your Free Set of Alphabet Clip Cards

Are you ready to add this adorable Penguin Alphabet Clip Card activity to your literacy centers? Grab it below by clicking the large, yellow download button at the very bottom of the post!

More Penguin Fun

Then, for more penguin fun, check out these awesome activities from some of my favorite kid bloggers!

Fun penguin activities for kids! Get free printable penguin math centers, penguin literacy centers, and more!


Penguin Alphabet Clip Cards // The Kindergarten Connection

Penguin Short Vowel Sorting Center // Mrs. Jones Creation Station

Penguin Research // The Primary Post

Free Penguin Number Bonds // The Simplified Classroom

Penguin Writing Craftivity // Literacy with the Littles

Penguin Color Clip Cards // Fairy Poppins

Penguin Cut and Paste Sentence Writing // The Kindergarten Connection

Editable Penguin Board Game // Fun Learning for Kids

Penguin Addition Games // Sara J. Creations

Penguin Spin and Write // Recipe for Teaching

Penguin Playdough Mat // Teach Me Mommy

Penguin Emergent Reader // A Dab of Glue Will Do

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  1. I tried to print the pages but the penguins printed out on solid black rectangles. Any ideas? I printed from my iPad.

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