I need a good lesson to teach students how to spell and write their names?

Hi, this is my first year student teaching in a kindergarten classroom. I have a group of five students in the class who are way below average and are having problems identifying letters and some cannot write their name. I need an easy 10-15 minute lesson plan where I help just these group of students. Any teachers out there that can suggested a good lesson (pre-k lesson) Or any creative people that can help me make a fun, creative and helpful lesson for these children?

Thank you very much!


When I worked in a Kindergarten room, they used sand trays to help students learn to write their letters through muscle memory. Each student had an individual tray and the teacher would write the letter on the board and then help each student to trace the letter in the sand. It could be helpful :)


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