Learn about Bears | Letter B
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Activities Materials
Alphabet > Letter B | Animals > Mammals > Bear | Holidays & Events > Jun > Zoo & Aquarium Month
Jul 10th > Teddy Bear Picnic Day | Sep 9th > Teddy Bear Day | Dec 27th > Visit the Zoo Day

Activity 1 > Learn about Bears > Animal Alphabet Flash cards or make a mini-book

Print your choice of color or black and white version of the flash cards.

  1. Demonstrate the bear and teddy bear images in the flash cards. Read and explain the content. The initial sound of letter Bb, the word bear starts with that sound.
  2. Ask the children if they have ever seen a real bear and discuss comments. What do they know about bears.  Read the basic bear facts in the poster and visit the online resources below to expand on information and real images of bears.
  3. Do they have a favorite story, book, movie or TV bear or teddy bear character, such as the ones in the flash card: Winnie the Pooh or Corduroy.
  4. Additional activities:
    • Children can color the flashcards.
    • Print the card twice to play a concentration memory game. Mix cards, place face down.  Lift two cards, if they match set aside, if they don't place back down, until all cards are matched.
    • Make a mini-book, and staple the cards.

Activity 2 > Online Jigsaw Puzzle > Bear | Polar Bear > Skills > Problem solving, bilingual English - Spanish
Here is an online puzzle the children will enjoy with a fun bear and polar bear image.  The default puzzle is 6 pieces.  Click on the change cut button to change shape and number of pieces.

Learn about bears: Bears at sister site Kidzone.ws | Bear and Polar Bear at Wikipedia.org

Animal Alphabet
Flash cards B Bear

bear animal alphabet flash cards or mini book
color

black & white


Alphabet Printable Activities
letter b bear printable activities
Letter B Bear

Online Jigsaw Puzzles
bear online jigsaw puzzle
Bear
polar bear online jigsaw puzzle
Polar bear