Pin-Tastic Summer Week 3: Alphabet Week (June 17-21)

Welcome to Pin-Tastic Summer Week 3.  If you’re just joining us, please click over to read the Pin-Tastic Summer intro post and then join us for some summer fun.

This week’s theme is:


This weeks activities include:


* Monday:  Salt Box Letters

* Tuesday:  Glow Letters

* Wednesday: Making Name Signs

* Thursday: Pretzel Letters

* Friday:  Letter Hunt


Alphabet Week Shopping List

If you’d like to prepare ahead so you have all components on hand, here’s this week’s shopping list.

Salt Box Letters

  • a shoe box or other flat box
  • construction paper
  • salt
  • glitter
  • rubber cement or glue

Glow Letters

  • a package of glow sticks

Name Signs

  • masking tape
  • heavy duty white paper
  • watercolor paints

Pretzel Letters

  • 2 packages active dry yeast (don’t get scared… these are so easy!)
  • 3 cups flour
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil or melted butter
  • 2 tbsp baking soda
  • salt

Letter Hunt

  • A camera that your kid can easily operate (or if your kid is small, you can help)
  • A sheet of white paper
  • A pen or pencil

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  1. Dollar tree has 5 glow sticks for a dollar right now…

    • Thanks! Great tip.


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