Wagon rides are a quintessential fall activity. We have a red radio flyer wagon and whenever we bring it out Rea absolutely loves it, so it is fitting that in our Fall on the Farm month we create a wagon out of the letter W! Teach your Lil’ Explorer all about the letter W and the sound that it makes with our W is for Wagon activity.
Grab your FREE copy of the W is for Wagon template HERE.

Lil’ Explorers Focus Skills

Reading

  • Can identify most capital letters and sounds (W)

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, using spatial awareness to coordinate the features of the representation
  • Explore the use of materials in a variety of different ways

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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W is for Wagon Template

*Construction Paper

*Markers

*Scissors

*Glue

*White Paper

Step #1
Print and cut out our W is for Wagon template.
We printed the W on red construction paper and the accessories on black construction paper.
Step #2
Glue the W on piece of white paper.
Step #3
Glue a tire to both downward points of the W.
Step #4
Glue the long rectangle to the right of the W at a diagonal.
Step #5
Glue the short rectangle directly above the long rectangle horizontally so they make a T.
Step #6

Label the paper W is for Wagon.

Teacher Tip

Talk about the sound a W makes with your Lil’. You can do this by making exaggerated W sounds and then naming multiple objects or things that start with a W like whale and wheel.

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