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Letter Videos for A-H: Videos for Teaching the Alphabet in Kindergarten

Short videos with music, animation, and images are a great way to introduce and review letters of the alphabet to kindergarteners. If you teach an alphabet boot camp, these letter videos make great transitions throughout the day. They are also useful for helping students come up with examples of words with the initial sound of the day to add to your anchor charts!

letter videos for kindergarten - teaching alphabet sounds and letters A-H

This post includes videos for the letters A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H. You can find videos for I-Q and R-Z in separate posts.

Letter A Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter A!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter A.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter A video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in this Snack Doodles letter A video. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary!

From Sesame Street, this “Letter A Adventure” is hosted by a little astronaut named Alexa. Kids will enjoy searching for A-words along with her!

With a lot of repetition, this letter A video from Have Fun Teaching introduces A as a vowel and shares examples of its short and long sounds in the medial position of various words.

This catchy letter A song from ABC Mouse exposes students to lots of words beginning with both short and long A sounds.

Perfect for quieting down after recess, this calming letter A video from KidsTV123 focuses on the short A sound.

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates is between seven and ten minutes long and takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter A video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter A video:


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Letter B Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter B!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter B.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter B video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary! Here’s his letter B video, in which Mo draws a bawling baby:

Sesame Street has produced loads of letter videos. This is one of my favorites for the letter B. In it, blues artist B.B. Kings sings an original song highlighting several B words. Here’s a link to another fun Sesame Street letter B video.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter B video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter B:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter B video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter B video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter B video:


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Letter C Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter C!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter C.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter C video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. The letter C Snack Doodles video is shorter than some of the others and focuses on “Charlie Brown.” You may want to use this to introduce your students to the CH blend, or you may want to save it for later!

I guess you could teach the letter C without Cookie Monster, but why would you?! 😜🍪 In this classic Sesame Street letter video, Cookie Monster sings, “C Is for Cookie!” Here’s a link to an additional Sesame Street letter C video.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter C video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter C:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter C video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter C video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter C video:

“C Is for Conifers” by They Might Be Giants will teach your students a new word and a lot about evergreen trees while giving them an anchor word for the hard C sound.


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Letter D Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter D!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter D.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter D video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary! Here’s his letter D video, in which Mo makes himself into a doodle:

This letter D video from Sesame Street includes a song about a dinosaur with lyrics that include many D words.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter D video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter D:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter D video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter D video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter D video:


Letter E Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter E!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter E.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter E video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary! In this letter E video, Mo doesn’t label his silly drawing as anything that begins with E, just as a person who is happy about wearing blue jeans.

From Sesame Steet, this letter E video features two girls and some pretty neat animation that highlights words that begin with the short and long sounds of the letter E.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter E video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter E:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter E video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter E video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter E video:


Letter F Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter F!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter F.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter F video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary! Here’s his letter F video, in which Mo draws a fin on a shark:

This fun song from Sesame Street features Franny and Fearless Fred as they encounter a fearless dragon. Consider listing words in this song and having students sort them into “Starts with F” and “Doesn’t Start with F” categories. Here’s a link to another Sesame Street letter F video.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter F video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter F:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter F video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter F video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter F video:


Letter G Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter G!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter G.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter G video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary! In this letter G video, Mo doesn’t label his silly drawing as anything that begins with G, just as a person who has a lot of hair.

Kids will giggle while watching this silly Sesame Street letter G video that includes, among other things, a guitar-playing goat.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter G video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter G:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter G video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter G video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter G video:

This catchy song from They Might Be Giants will expand your students’ vocabulary and stick around in their heads all day long!


Letter H Videos

Here’s a collection of alphabet videos that focus on the letter H!

This musical mini-lesson from Jack Hartmann teaches students all about the letter H.

Also from Jack Hartmann, this letter H video teaches students simple ASL signs.

Children’s author and Illustrator Mo Willems prompts children to think creatively in his Snack Doodles letter videos. While modeling flexible thinking and drawing, Mr. Willems also introduces some interesting and complicated vocabulary! Here’s his letter H video, in which Mo draws a character named “Hubert.

Though it only includes a handful of H words, this Sesame Street letter video would be a great lead-in to an “H is for Home” project. Children could draw and write about their own homes after watching this video. Here’s another Sesame Street letter H video, this one with several H words.

Have Fun Teaching has a series of letter videos. Each video identifies the letter as a vowel or a consonant, repeats the letter name and sound many times, illustrates examples of words beginning with the letter, and shows how to form the letter when writing. Here’s the letter H video:

The letter videos from ABC Mouse include appealing animation and catchy songs. They also include a bunch of words beginning with the targeted letter. Here’s the video for the letter H:

Perfect for quieting down after recess, the calming letter videos from KidsTV123 have soothing songs that include plenty of initial sound word examples. Here’s the letter H video:

If you’re looking for something a little longer, maybe to show during dismissal or a rainy day recess, this series from Super Simple TV might fit the bill! Each of these letter videos with the ABC Pirates takes viewers on an adventure to a letter-themed island. Here’s the letter H video:

There’s a lot to unpack in these StoryBots letter videos from Netflix Jr. Each of these fast-paced songs includes word examples for the featured letter, but some of the examples are only shown, not named. These videos are worth running through a few times to see what your students notice! Here’s the letter H video:


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