Baa, Baa, Black Sheep Nursery Rhyme Crafts Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities
- coloring & writing supplies
- Review material list for crafts suggested
Activity > Presenting the rhyme
View Appuseries YouTube video or external link to read and listen to the lyrics and music.
Print, read and sing the nursery rhyme from the screen using the nursery rhyme coloring page. Make sure child understands the meaning of all the words. Point to the rhyming words.
Children under age 2 will also benefit greatly from singing, using puppets, stuffed animals, and/or finger plays with nursery rhymes.
Activity > Sheep Crafts
Tell the children they are going to make a special Baa, Baa Black Sheep craft. Choose one of the crafts of your choice below:
Craft 1: Heart Shapes Baa, Baa Black Sheep (ages 3+)
This craft is primarily assembled with heart shapes (except eyes). Children will practice counting, sorting and sizing the templates. Make sure to select the black and gray templates if printing color format.
Craft 2: Handprint Sheep or Lamb (ages 2+)
This craft is ideal for children ages 2 to 4 and it is a wonderful keepsake that incorporates their handprint.
Activity 3: Alphabet Letter or Consonant Digraph introduction >
Consonant Digraph /Sh/ digraph > Sheep or Shepherd > Level: Advanced K and First Grade.
Letter Y is for Yarn > the most common fiber to produce yarn is wool harvested from sheep.
Activity > Learning about Sheep > Discuss some simple facts about sheep.
Activity > Sheep Coloring Page Activities >
Related nursery rhyme activities featuring sheep or a lamb:
Baa, Baa Black Sheep
Coloring page w/text
Baa, Baa Black Sheep Craft
Handprint Sheep Craft
Consonant Digraph /Sh/ sheep
Consonant Digraph /Sh/
Letter Y yarn
Sheep coloring pages