Make a Hornbook

Other Notes (supplies needed, tips on using the resource, or directions for accessing the resource at the above link, etc.)

Your child can write out the alphabet or a special saying to put on the hornbook. Note: you will use the template link below rather than one listed in the instructions.

After clicking this link for the Hornbook Template, scroll down to the picture of a hornbook. In the paragraph to the right is a link for a hornbook template. Click on the link that says "Click here for a PDF to download and print." The template will open in a new window. You will need Adobe Reader to display the PDF file.

You will need the following supplies:

  • Construction paper, cardstock or thin cardboard
  • Scissors
  • Brass fasteners
  • Glue
  • Wax paper
  • Hole punch
Subjects: History
Grade Levels: 1st Grade
Resource Type: Lesson