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Alphabet Letter B Bear Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

Alphabet Letter B Bear
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets


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A bear is a large, heavy mammal that walks on the soles of its feet, having thick fur and a very short tail. Bears are related to the dog family but most species are omnivorous. The most well known species are the brown bear, black bear, giant panda and polar bear, and the last two are vulnerable species.

Review the bear theme for additional activities and crafts, and this poster image has matching printable crafts.

Alphabet Activities > Letter B is for Bear

Display the poster and your option of printable activities

Children Ages 2 - 4:

Print this toddler coloring page with large bubble font, color, paint or,

Print a letter B coloring page in standard block or D'Nealian font and a bear coloring page behind it or on a separate page if using finger paints to decorate later. Discuss other letter B words found on the worksheet.

Finger Tracing: Trace letter B's in upper and lower case with your finger as you also sound out the letter. Invite the children to do the same on their coloring page.

Children can trace and color the letter B's. After completing coloring the letter, encourage children to color coloring page. Write letter B b and the word bear on the margins.

Handwriting worksheet tips:

Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers that help them trace the letter correctly.

During the demonstration, you may want to count out loud as you trace so children become aware of how the number order aids them in the writing process.

Have the children find all the letter B's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle them.

Children ages 3+:

Letter B words: Letter B Worksheet Program and Mini-Book can be used as part of program of activities to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.

You can also display letter posters and coloring pages or make a letter B home or classroom book. For related images visit: Letter B printable activities.

Letter B Word Search and Handwriting Practice > The word search game features the bear and other letter B words with pictures and handwriting practice.

Advanced independent handwriting practice:

1. Print your choice of printable lined-paper. Have children draw a bear or select and print a bear coloring page to color and decorate after writing practice.

2. Drawing and writing paper: encourage children to draw and color a bear and practice writing letter B b.

letter b bear coloring page for toddlers
Coloring page for tots

letter b coloring page
Letter B coloring page
Standard Block

Alphabet Letter B Bear Poster
Color Poster

Alphabet Letter B Bear Coloring Page

Coloring Page

letter b bear handwriting worksheet
Handwriting Worksheet

letter b worksheet and mini book
Letter B Worksheet & Mini-Book
D'Nealian & Standard block

letter b word search and handwriting
Word Search & Handwriting

printable lined paper
Printable lined-paper
(various styles)

drawing and writing paper
Drawing & writing paper

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