Baa, Baa, Black Sheep Nursery Rhyme Crafts Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Baa, Baa, Black Sheep Nursery Rhyme CraftsPreschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities


  • printer
  • paper
  • 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 >

  • Simple crafting: select an image, color and decorate with cotton balls, or strands of yarn, cut out and make a hand puppet with a craft stick or drinking straw.
  • Coloring book: Select a few coloring pages, staple for a fun homemade coloring book

Related nursery rhyme activities featuring sheep or a lamb:

Nursery Rhyme
Baa, Baa Black Sheep
Nursery Rhyme Baa, Baa Black Sheep coloring page with text
Coloring page w/text

Baa, Baa, Black Sheep Craft

Baa, Baa Black Sheep Craft

Handprint Lamb or Sheep Craft
Handprint Sheep Craft

Color Black

consosant digraph shepherd printable activities
Consonant Digraph /Sh/ sheep

consosant digraph shepherd printable activities
Consonant Digraph /Sh/

letter y yarn printable activities
Letter Y yarn

Sheep coloring pages
Sheep coloring pages

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