Teaching Resource

Alphabet Slap

$1.99 or Free on Plus | 16 pages (PDF)|Grades: F - 2

A fun game for letter, consonant, and vowel recognition.

This teaching resource is a game that helps students recognise upper case and lower case letters, consonants, and vowels.

There are many ways that you can use this resource. We have provided a sheet that explains 5 different ways the game can be played.

Cut out the hands and strips to create fun ‘hand swatters’ for the students to use when playing the game.

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • 4123538
  • ACELA1438

    Understand how to use knowledge of letters and sounds including onset and rime to spell wordsElaborationsrecognising the most common sound made by each letter of the alphabet, including consonants and short vowel sounds, for example ‘p-op’ ...

  • ACELY1653

    Produce some lower case and upper case letters using learned letter formationsElaborationsadopting correct posture and pencil grip)learning to produce simple handwriting movements)following clear demonstrations of how to construct each letter (for ex...

  • ACELY1663

    Write using unjoined lower case and upper case lettersElaborationsusing correct posture and pencil grip)learning how each letter is constructed including where to start and the direction to follow)writing words legibly using unjoined print script of ...

  • ACELY1673

    Write legibly and with growing fluency using unjoined upper case and lower case lettersElaborationsusing correct pencil grip and posture)writing sentences legibly and fluently using unjoined print script of consistent size (Skills: Literacy)(View thi...

  • ACELA1459

    Understand that a letter can represent more than one sound and that a syllable must contain a vowel soundElaborationsrecognising that letters can have more than one sound, for example the letter ‘u’ in ‘cut’, ‘put’, â€...

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