P is for perch, parrot, and polar bear.
A peacock’s tail is big and bright.
A penguin’s tail can be tucked out of sight.
Some letters have tails, that fact is true.
Help me name them, why don’t you?
The lowercase p goes below the line.
g, j, q, and y have the same design.
You can see that the rhyming words help with phonemic awareness AND children are reminded of letters with tails. Then...launch into a discussion of animal tails, your science lesson!
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