The objective of this lesson is to teach your child to recognize and write the capital letter N.


At the end of the lesson your child will be able to recognize the letter N and say its name.

Download the capital letter N worksheet

Time requirement

20 minutes.

Grade level

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten.

Introductory activity

What you will need:

  • A piece of paper
  • A crayon

What to do:

  1. Write the letter N on the piece of paper with the crayon and ask your child to repeat it.
  2. Ask your child to draw a nose on the paper.
  3. Write “Nose” underneath the drawing.
  4. Show them that the word ‘nose’ starts with the letter N.
  5. Explain to them that the N makes the sound ’nuh’.


If your child learns the capital letter N right away, introduce the lower case letter n.

Reinforcement activity

Print out the attached worksheet. Ask your child to complete the worksheet by themselves. Feel free to help them if they get stuck or ask any questions.


In order to see if your child has achieved the goal of this lesson, write a few different letters, including N, on the piece of paper and have them circle the letter N.