Category: Educational Aids

Clothes Pin Words

AbleData does not produce, distribute or sell any of the products listed on this website, but we provide you with information on how to contact manufacturers or distributors of these products. If you are interested in purchasing a product, you can find companies who sell it below.

Clothes Pin Words is a do it yourself activity in which teachers or parents allow their child to learn how to create simple words. For example, teachers or parents will write "dog" on a name tag and give the child clothes pins with the 27 letters of the alphabet written on them. The child will then spell the words on the nametags with the clothes pins. This activity is good for cognitive function as well.

Technical Specifications: 

Step One: Gather materials.

  • 27 clothespins
  • permanent marker
  • standard large nametags

Step Two: Write letters of the alphabet on the individual clothes pins.

Step Three: Write simple words, like cat and dog, on the nametags.

Step Four: Have the child spell the words on the nametags with the clothes pins, attaching them to the nametags.


Price Check
as of: 
Clothes Pin Words