Celebrate Nursery Rhymes and Mother Goose!
Your children can make this KinderLit book while learning their nursery rhymes! There are 9 different rhymes for you to choose from and each page has only the beginning consonant letters missing. Your students will have fun figuring out how to change __umpty __umpty to Humpty Dumpty!
Nursery Rhymes included are:
★ Mary Had a Little Lamb
★ Baa Baa Black Sheep
★ Humpty Dumpty
★ Jack and Jill
★ Jack Be Nimble
★ Little Miss Muffet
★ Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
★ Hey Diddle Diddle
★ Hickory Dickory Dock
How do I use this book in my classroom?
Your students can create their own copy of this book! Included are all the reproducible blackline masters, full directions, and a color photo page showing the completed pages of the book.
The children create a page a day, using the collage technique. The students follow directions to create the illustration out of construction paper. Included are the complete cutting directions for making circles and ovals from squares and rectangles by trimming off the corners. All you do is cut squares and rectangles on your paper cutter for the pages. The rest is up to the children! Very little teacher time for prepping and no patterns or tracers to create!
In this book, the beginning letters of the nursery rhymes are missing. As a class we decide what letter is missing and the teacher models how to print that letter on the white board. The children can copy it from the board before doing the art work.
When we are finished with the book, we use it at our reading station in place of the published books from our reading program before sending the books home. The teacher's copy can be laminated and placed in the class library for the children to read over and over during the year. The children love using their own books and take great pride in them!
Check out our I Can Rhyme Book too for more practice with rhyming!
I Can Rhyme
Just what is a KinderLit book?
to receive a free download for an explanation of what a KinderLit book is, how to use it in your classroom, and what the benefits are of using one of our books! There’s even a link to our video on cutting squares into circles the KinderLit way!
My Book of Nursery Rhymes by KinderLit
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