Tot School ~ Letter S

~Ladybug is currently 40 months old~Tot School

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Here is her desk set-up for letter S. I added her squirrel, and some letter fun, featuring the letter S using our Letter Construction set, our alphabet peg set, and our Alphabet Soup S Can. Homeschool Tot School Letter S

The printable items are all available here on the Animal ABCs webpage. {files are released for free when they are posted on the Totally Tots blog for the ABC feature, letter S is not free yet, but it will be once it is posted on Totally Tots!}.

Here are some Letter S and Squirrel ideas for you…


This week we colored shapes together and then cut them up to play hide and seek!Homeschool Tot School -0881

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We take turns hiding them, until I force us to stop.  I do believe she would play this game all day long.Homeschool Tot School -0888


She chose finger paint for her letter craft this week…Homeschool Tot School-1097

She cut her own squirrels!Homeschool Tot School-1100

Tracing…Homeschool Tot School-1106

Finger painting the squirrel…Homeschool Tot School-1108

She finger painted the ones we had finger paint for, and then we switched to brushes for the rest.Homeschool Tot School-1109


Here she is working on Letter Ss Dot Fun, we she used our gem magnets. This set is included in the Animal ABC Bundle, or you can purchase the set as a stand alone set for $1.25 on Teacher’s Notebook.Homeschool Tot School -1013

Ideas for Using Dot Fun Printables

Special Note: Please read my post about Following the Child’s Lead if you have a tot and need info about this. All tots are different and what Ladybug is doing may not be appropriate for your child, even if s/he is the same age!


These blocks are still a major favorite with all 3 kids.Homeschool Tot School -0876

She finally tried to lace by herself after years of me presenting it to her!Homeschool Tot School -0895

Playing with the candy car we made together,Homeschool Tot School -0997

She loves putting the tiny things in the curves and pull them out,Homeschool Tot School -1003

Letter S Alphabet SoupHomeschool Tot School -1009

Building a lizard with her Magnetic Pattern BlocksHomeschool Tot School -1014

Got out our pattern block pattern cards and she loved them!Homeschool Tot School -1019

Playing Cookies on a PlateHomeschool Tot School-1092

We had lots of fun with our ABC peg set.Homeschool Tot School-1125

We got out our box of small animals and matched tons of them up with their beginning sound!Homeschool Tot School-1127

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Reading, reading, reading…Homeschool Tot School-1145

Insta-Tot4{I am using Printsgram to make the layout for the week!}

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Ladybug 8.18.12


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