Pretzel Letters | Natural Learning

Mar 16, 2013 by

Pretzel Letters | Natural Learning

By Shara Lawrence-Weiss

A few days ago our family went to the race track. We were offered a gift card in order to review the location. While there we ate lunch in the diner. I heard my son say, “Hey mom, look! It’s a J – like my name!” He held the pretzel up for me to see:

letter J from pretzel

We’ve been actively searching for letters in nature lately, finding sticks:

See: Fun with Letter Y and Nature Letters

Now my kids are starting to see letters everywhere they go!

My daughter said, “Oh, yeah! I have an F!”

letter F from pretzel

Natural learning…emerges (pun intended) before my eyes. Fun!

About the Author

Shara is a mother of four and has a background in early childhood, education, freelance, small business ownership and nanny work. She is a Special Education Paraprofessional (K-5th). Shara is especially interested in social emotional development, literacy, play, nature, fostering community and cultivating creativity. In addition to writing for her own sites, Shara currently writes for Wikki Stix, Southern Sitters and Nannies, Market Mommy and more.


1 Comment

  1. Ava

    I just love how you write and how you teach with words and pictures 🙂 cant wait till you are running a school:)!

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