Lowercase letters d and b are commonly confused and thus will take time for your Lil’ to master.
Get some practice with the letter d by creating our d is for dog sled activity.
Grab a FREE copy of the d is for dogsled Template HERE!

Lil’ Creators Focus Skills


  • Can identify all lowercase letters and some sounds (d)

Fine Motor Skills

  • Coordinate the use of hands, wrists, and fingers to complete tasks that require more precise movements
  • Engage in activities that require hand-eye coordination with increasing accuracy

Required Materials

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d is for dogsled Template

*Construction Paper





Step #1
Print out the d is for dogsled Template.
Step #2
Color in the d.
Step #3
Cut out the template.
We trimmed our dog image a little after cutting the initial shape.
Step #4
Glue the dog on the left side of a piece of construction paper.
Glue the sled on the right side.
Glue the d on the sled so that it looks like it is riding the sled.
Step #5
Attach the dog and the sled by gluing strings from the dog to the sled.
Step #6
Label the paper d is for dogsled.

Teacher Tip

Encourage your Lil’ to trace over the letter with their finger as this will help with letter identification.


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