Alphabet Book

3-5 years
Child Development
This activity is a great opportunity to incorporate arts and crafts into learning about healthy food.
Crayons and markers
Various art supplies (glue, stickers, etc.)
How to Play
  1. Children work together to come up with a list of food by the letter. For example, A is for apple. 
  2. Children work together to create an alphabet book of different food. 
  3. Younger children can draw the food, while instructors can write the food’s name.
  4. Instructors can print pre-created sheets and young children can colour them in. 
Change it up / Alternatives / Additional Options
  • Borrow the following books from your local public library. 
    • An Alphabet Salad by Sarah L. Shuette
    • Eating the Alphabet: Fruits and Vegetables from A to Z by Lois Ehlert 

Adapted from Healthy After Schools