Elephants are my favorite animal so I was super excited about this activity.
We are going to turn the letter E into an elephant for this craft.
This alphabet activity works on the letter E and the sound it makes.
Grab a FREE copy of the template in the Required Materials section below.

Lil’ Explorers Focus Skills


  • Can identify all capital letters and some sounds (E)

Fine Motor Skills

  • Coordinating the use of arms, hands, and fingers together to manipulate objects with increasing accuracy
  • Engage in activities that require hand-eye coordination

Required Materials

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E is for Elephant Template

*Construction Paper




Step #1

Print and color the E is for Elephant Template. 

Step #2

Cut out the E is for Elephant Template.

Step #3

Glue the E to a piece of construction paper.

Step #4

Glue the trunk to the end of the top line on the E and the ear to the top back side of the E.

Step #5

Glue a googley eye between the ear and trunk.

Step #6

Label the paper E is for Elephant. 

Teacher Tip

If your Lil’ still isn’t really ready for a lot of coloring, you could print this template on construction paper and skip the coloring step.


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