Little Miss Muffet Nursery Rhyme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

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Activity > Learn about spiders
Visit this lesson plan to introduce basic information about spiders and include other educational activities.

Activity > Nursery Rhyme and Music
Note:  Children under 2 will benefit greatly from singing, using puppets, stuffed animals, and/or finger plays with nursery rhymes.
  • Print, read and/or sing the rhyme using the color version poster of the rhyme.  Encourage child to repeat or sing by reading by sections.
  • Music > Here music and animation @ Appuseries YouTube channel.
  • Run your fingers under the text as you read or sing the rhyme.
  • You may want to use the color version or black & white version to place on a felt board or any place comfortable the child can view.
  • Start a dialogue about what happened to Miss Muffet:

    1.  What scared her?

    2.  Discuss words the children may be unfamiliar with and you may also show children sour cream to demonstrate: 
    Helpful definitions:
    tuffet - a low seat or stool
    curds - solid part of sour milk:  the solid substance formed when milk coagulates, used to make cheese
    whey - watery part of curdled milk:  the watery liquid that separates from the solid part of milk when it turns sour or when enzymes are added in cheese making.

    3.  Count how many legs the spider has.

Activity > Nursery Rhyme Coloring Pages 2 to 3 years old:

  • Print the black and white version of the rhyme (2 pages).
  • Child can decorate, color or paint
  • Provide a number of other safe materials to decorate the page.  Place their work in a place of honor.

Activity > Alphabet Activities:  Letter S is for Spider
Visit the link to include letter S alphabet practice and printable materials.


Activity > Spider theme Craft
> Spider Mini Windsock Craft:
This is a very easy craft to practice numbers 1 to 8, scissor cutting practice.

Little Miss Muffet
Nursery Rhyme

Color poster



Coloring page 1
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Coloring page 2
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Crafts:
Spider Windsock Craft


Spider coloring pages
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