The Letter V

Language Arts

The sound this letter stands for is  - /v/ as in van.

Theme words - violin, vase, valentine, vacuum, vest, volcano, van, vegetable

Poetry and Rhymes:

The Letter V
by Katrina Lybbert

The letter V, the letter V,
How I love the letter V.
Violin, vegetable, volcano, van.
I can say V words,
Now see if you can!


Roses are red.
Violets are blue.
Sugar is sweet.
So are you!


In the book 1001 Rhymes & Fingerplays:

"Vegetables" by Gayle Bittinger
"Violets in My Garden"

Books to read aloud:

Silly Tilly's Valentine by Lillian Hoban
Valentine Mice! by Bethany Roberts
The Valentine Bears by Eve Bunting
The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco
The Ugly Vegetables by Grace Lin
June 29, 1999 by David Wiesner
Volcanoes: Mountains That Blow Their Tops by Nicholas Nirgiotis
VeggieTales Books


Composer - Antonio Vivaldi(1678 - 1741)
Listen to Violin music!!!


Down in the Valley
Songs that start with the Letter V


vegetables, vegetable soup, salt & vinegar chips

Bible Story/Character Trait

The Ten Virgins/Valiant


Vertical:  Teach your child to draw vertical lines.  Explain the difference between vertical and horizontal.

Color:  Violet


Bird -  Vulture
Flower - Violet
Mammal - Vampire Bat
Reptile - Viper

Social Studies

Art Project



Field Trip

Go for a ride in a van!


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