Little Boy Blue Nursery Rhyme
Farmer Craft | Little Boy Blue | Community Helpers
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities
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Alphabet > *Letter
F > F is for Farmer
*Digraph Sh > Sh is for Shepherd
Animals > Farm > Cow and Sheep
Colors > Blue
Community Helpers > Farmer
This craft is to introduce the
farmer or the shepherd.
The craft features a young farmer or shepherd in blue overalls asleep in the hay to tie in with the nursery rhyme Little Boy Blue.
The craft provides shapes practice and focusing on the color blue.
Activity #1 Alphabet: Present Letter F is for Farmer and information about the Farmer as a Community Helper.
Alternative: Present Consonant Digraph Sh Shepherd
Activity #2 The Farmer: Little Boy Blue Nursery Rhyme Rebus and Music
*This craft is good opportunity to review the topic of the farmer as a community helper.
* Discuss that Little Boy Blue is a young farmer (a boy), and further discuss a farmer's responsibilities and how important they are to the community and the world at large.
*Tell the children they will make a fun Little Boy Blue sleeping in the hay.
Activity #3: Farmer: Easy Shapes Little Boy Blue Craft
* in this activity
children will have fun practicing shapes: circle (face), oval (the
hay template), squares (body) and rectangle (legs and arms).
*Try to dress in something blue today - both educator and children.
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