The Elves and the Shoemaker Fairy Tale Online Story
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Themes Activities Materials
Alphabet > Letter E
E is for Elf
*Letter S
Sh is for Shoes

Crafts
> Elf crafts

Fairy Tales > Online Story time

Holidays > Dec. 25th > Christmas

Nursery Rhymes
> There was an old woman who lived in a shoe > shoe theme activities


 
Preparation
Review all lesson plans, alphabet and printable materials for a colorful presentation and display.

Fairy Tale Background:
The Elves and the Shoemaker
is a contemporary retelling of Brother's Grimm tale Num. 39 (first story) that has been told in many different ways in many countries.

Activity > Listen to the Fairy Tale > The Elves and the Shoemaker @ Appuseries YouTube channel

Activity > Coloring or painting > The Elf and Shoemaker coloring page

Activity > Elf | Elves Theme Lesson Plan and Crafts
This lesson plan incorporates all materials available for an elf theme and printable crafts.

Activity > Alphabet Printable Lesson Plan Activities
Select the alphabet activity:
1. Alphabet Letter E is for Elf lesson plan printable activities and incorporate a printable elf craft listed in the lesson plan.

2. Consonant Digraph Sh is Shoes and incorporate the shoe lacing activity and shoes theme activities in the nursery rhyme lesson plan listed below.

Activity > Nursery Rhyme > There Was An Old Woman Who Lived In A Shoe
This nursery rhyme and shoes theme activities tie in really well with these fairy tale activities.

The Elves and Shoemaker coloring page


Alphabet printable activities:
E is for Elf Printable Activities
Alphabet Letter E Elf
or

Consonant Digraph Sh Shoes


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