After hearing the Letter A story, one could study things that begin with the short "A" sound - like "ants" or "alligators," learn about "apples" and how they grow; one could even study words that begin with the letter sound that aren't mentioned in the story: astronauts, America and different states that begin with "A" OR one could study things about the topic and read other books about "animals" or "accidents" (see the Literature Guide below Interactive Ideas.)

There are so many ways to bring in other subjects, activities and projects around the letter sound.  Have fun!  Make it a week of truly experiencing the letter sound!  Here are some ideas: