This Star Alphabet printable is great for letter games, learning the alphabet, and spelling out words. Download the stars printable and try out these space-themed literacy activities.
Free printable star alphabet cards
It’s fun to base our literacy lessons around our learning themes so to go with our Space Unit, use this free Star Alphabet printable to turn your literacy centers space-themed!
Space Unit lesson plans and printables
Our Space Unit gives you a five-day programme of lessons to learn about planets, stars, our solar system and our galaxy with your children.
This unit is the fifth week of our free Homeschool Curriculum which gives you a year-round programme of all-planned-and-prepped-for-you thematic lesson plans.
This Space Unit is also available as a pack you can download and print out. You’ll get all the lessons, activities and all the printables.
Alternatively, if you’re not a Supporter, you can purchase this unit as a stand alone item here.
How to use the star alphabet
Print the Stars Alphabet Cards printable and cut out the individual star letter cards.
You might like to laminate the stars for extra durability – use biodegradable laminating pouches to protect the environment.
Star letter activities
There are many ways you can use this versatile star printable in your lessons.
:: Use them to make the alphabet. Peg up the stars on a washing line, in alphabetical order.
:: Use the letter stars to play matching games. Print two sets and see if you can match up the pairs of letters.
:: Place two sets of the letter stars face down and use them to play Memory.
:: Hide the letter stars around the house or garden and see if your children can run around and find them all.
:: use the star letters alongside galaxy playdough and make playdough letters and words
:: make a space sensory writing tray by adding black food colouring to salt. Once dry, set out the black salt in a shallow tray and use your finger or a pencil to write letters and words in the tray. Use the Star Alphabet to spell out words and then copy them in writing in the sensory tray.
:: make a constellation of your name. On a black piece of card, stick down the letters from the Star Alphabet that spell your name. Join them up to with a pencil line to create your own constellation.
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