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This Baa Baa Black Sheep sequencing activity is perfect for your nursery rhymes activities for preschool. Grab your copy today!
You can add this preschool sequencing activity to your nursery rhyme activities. The components of this nursery rhyme make it a great addition to your sheep, animals, farm, and letter Bb lesson plans.
Add these free preschool printables to your preschool and kindergarten literacy centers for a fun story sequencing activity for preschoolers.
Baa Baa Black Sheep Sequencing
Sequencing activities are important during the preschool years. These types of activities help little ones learn to make order of the things they encounter in their everyday lives.
Sequencing is also an important skill to build as children prepare to learn to read. When they can put story parts in order, they demonstrate comprehension and logical progression.
One easy place to start story sequencing is with nursery rhymes. And, Baa Baa Black Sheep is a fun one to use throughout the year. It’s perfect in spring when you’re talking about sheep or farm animals. You can use it in the fall as you prepare your Letter Bb and color black lessons, too.
This low-prep preschool activity is ready for you to print and go! Print the pages, cut them out, and sequence the rhyme. It’s as easy as that!
To start, read Baa, Baa, Black Sheep to your preschooler. Then, have them recite the rhyme with you.
Once your children are familiar with the rhythm and rhyme, have them assemble the sequencing activity. They’ll glue the flap book to the bottom of the background page and cut the flaps.
Then, as you recite the rhyme together one more time, they’ll glue the sequencing cards under the appropriate flap.
Finally, have them retell the rhyme using the sequencing cards they just glued down. That’s it! They’re all done!
Your preschoolers will love reciting the Baa, Baa, Black Sheep nursery rhyme over and over again as they lift the flaps on their sequencing book.
Versions of Baa, Baa, Black Sheep
Fill your book basket with several versions of Baa, Baa, Black Sheep. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
Baa Baa Black Sheep – An industrious black sheep has wool aplenty, but little else for her friends. Horse needs hay, Mouse needs cheese, and Pig needs slop, but the poor black sheep has none of these. When her dissatisfied friends confront Sheep about her inability to share, they find that their lovely friend has knitted a special gift for each of them with her very own wool.
Baa, Baa, Black Sheep – In this snuggly board book perfect for small hands, a sheep has plenty of wool to share with her friend, who knits cozy gifts for her community. But when the sheep’s generosity leaves her shivering, the community offers their love and gratitude – and some handknit gifts to keep warm.
Baa Baa Black Sheep – Baa Baa Black Sheep is presented in a new fun, springtime format—a pop-up sheep that spins to a gorgeous gatefold on the final spread!
Download Your Printables
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This printable activity includes an instruction page, a background page with the rhyme printed on it, a flip book template to glue on the background page, and a set of sequencing cards to cut and paste into the flip book.
With this simple activity, kids will work on sequencing, scissor practice, ordinal numbers, number recognition, and more!