This Letter of the Week activity is a cock-a-doodle-doo of a good time. Teach your Lil’ about the letter r and the sound it make with this rooster art.
Grab a copy of our r is for rooster HERE.

Lil’ Creators Focus Skills


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

Visual Arts

  • Use a variety of visual art materials (paint, markers, crayons, clay) with minimal adult assistance
  • Use visual arts to represent people, places, and things, with accuracy and detail
  • Explore the use of materials in a variety of different ways

Required Materials

*Affiliate Link

*r is for rooster

*Construction Paper


*Googley Eyes




Step #1
Print and cut out our r is for rooster template
We printed the r on brown construction paper and the beak on orange paper.
Step #2
Trace your Lil’s hand on red construction paper and cut it out.
Step #3
Glue your letter r to a piece of white paper.
Step #4

Glue the red hand to the top left of the r.

Step #5

Glue the beak to the end of the r and glue one eye above the beak on the r.

Step #6

Glue the feathers to the back of the r.

Step #7

Label the paper r is for rooster.


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