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November Family Literacy Activity

Go on a Fall scavenger hunt! 

Autumn is a great time to practice all the basic broad concepts our little ones need to be ready for school. Enjoy the great weather and head outside for an Autumn scavenger hunt! Find colors and shapes in the leaves, practice the alphabet by finding animals and plant life starting with as many letters of the alphabet you can find, and more. 

Use the below list as inspiration for the scavenger hunt or create your own activities! 

Tag us on social media to show off your great work. What was your favorite leaf you found? 

 

Colors:

Red

Orange

Yellow

Green

Blue

Purple

Brown

White

Black

 

Shapes

Square

Circle

Triangle

Rectangle

Oval

Other shapes!

 

Numbers: 

Find groups of similar objects and count them!

 

Alphabet: 

Try to find objects that start with each letter of the alphabet! Get creative with letters that might be harder like X and Z.