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The Letter R Craft for Preschool! (with free printable cutouts)

Print The Letter R Craft for Preschool! (with free printable templates) Build fine motor skills with a Letter R Cut & Paste Activity. Match shapes and learn letter R words like: rocket ship, rainbow, robot, rain, and ring. Next, make your own R is for Raccoon Craft. Have fun with a paper plate, tissue paper, and printable raccoon cutouts. Don’t forget to check out a Letter R Handprint Craft and Letter R Dot Dot Page.

The Letter R Craft for Preschool
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The Letter R Craft for Preschool

This Letter R Craft for Preschool is chocked full of learning and fun! Print your activity onto cardstock paper. The background of the letter R template has robots! Use markers and crayons to color in the images on page 2. Color in the rocket ships, rainbow, rain, ring, and robot. I used neon crayons for this activity!

Letter R Cut & Paste Worksheet
Letter R Cut & Paste Shapes

Inside the letter R contains five shapes: circle, square, triangle, rectangle, and oval. Have your little ones cut out the shapes on page two and match each picture to its same shape. Using scissors is a great way to build fine motor skills. Matching shapes is a great way to learn shape names and shape recognition. What else do you see in the room that begins with the letter R?

R is for Rainbow
Letter R Cut & Paste Activity

The R is for Raccoon Craft!

Materials Needed: paper plate, gray tissue paper, cardstock paper, scissors, glue, pink crayon

First, print your raccoon craft cutouts onto cardstock paper. Next, cut your paper plate in half. Use a glue stick to paste your tissue paper square onto the paper plate. Cut out your raccoon cutouts and color in his pink ears! Finally, glue the pieces to your paper plate. Be sure to hang your paper plate raccoon somewhere that needs a bit of cheer!

Want even more letter R crafts? Be sure to check out the Make You Own Robot Craft, the Rainbow Craft, and the Rocket Ship Craft! There are so many ways to celebrate the letter R!

Raccoon Craft Supplies
Gray Tissue Paper Square
Raccoon Triangle Ears Colored In
R is for Raccoon Craft

Letter R Activities for Pre-K

Use a Dot Dot marker to dot your letter R. Engage with a touch of social emotional learning by talking about being “ready to learn”. How can we be ready to learn? What should we have to be prepared? Another way to use this sheet is to have your little ones place one fruit loop onto each gray dot. Laminate your printable to keep it long lasting!

The Alphabet Handprint Book can be a great end of the year gift for your little ones and their parents. Take a look at “R is for Raccoon”. Use gray paint for the handprints and black construction paper for the ears, eyes, and tail. Give him a smile with a black sharpie. Be sure to use Washable Kwik Stix to add some colorful flourishes for fun. 

Letter R Dot Dot Page
R is for Raccoon Handprint Page

Letter R Books for Preschool

Check out some awesome letter R books for preschool! Reading with your little ones is a great way to build vocabulary skills, build a social connection, and discover potential interests! Read “Red Riding Hood”, “Roslyn Rutabaga and the Biggest Hole on Earth!”, and “Row Row Row Your Boat”.

"Red Riding Hood"
"Roslyn Rutabaga"
"Row Row Row Your Boat"

Click below to print your Free Letter R Craft Templates!

We hope you enjoyed The Letter R Craft for Preschool! Head to the Preschool Printable Library for tons of fun and learning!

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