Innovative
Classroom

Center Focus

Animal Alphabetizing

  1. Post the Animal Alphabetizing sheet provided.
  2. Have students put the animals in alphabetical order.
  3. This activity is good for simple phonics skills and can also be used as a handwriting activity.
  4. See the Lesson Plan on Phonics to get ideas on how to introduce alphabetizing.

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