Little Miss Muffet Nursery Rhyme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Little Miss Muffet Nursery Rhyme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities


  • printer
  • paper
  • coloring & writing supplies
  • Review material list for crafts suggested

Music and animation @ Appuseries YouTube channel.

Activity > Present the nursery rhyme
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Children under 2 will benefit greatly from singing, using puppets, stuffed animals, and/or finger plays with nursery rhymes.
  • 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 > Learn about spiders

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

Activity > Alphabet Letter S is for Spider > Various printable materials to present letter S spider at different grade levels.

Activity > Craft > Spider Mini Windsock Craft > A very easy printable craft to practice numbers 1 to 8 and scissor cutting practice.

Nursery Rhyme
little miss muffet nursery rhyme poster
Color poster

little miss muffet coloring page 1
Coloring page 1
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little miss muffet coloring page 2

Coloring page 2
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letter s spider printable activities
Letter S spider activities

spider windsock craft
Spider Windsock Craft

spiders coloring pages
Spider coloring pages