There Was an Old Lady Book Companion Craftivity | Sequencing Activities

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PreK - 1st, Homeschool
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Do you teach sequencing using books like the "There Was an Old Lady that Swallowed a..." This sequencing and craft activity works for many different Old Lady books and is a great way to engage your students in sequencing activities! It includes the craftivity and sequencing pictures for the following Old Lady Books......

There was an old Lady who swallowed a.......

  • Fly
  • Clover
  • Leaves
  • Bell
  • Bat
  • Books
  • Rose
  • Shell
  • Snow
  • Chick
  • Turkey

Read one of the Old Lady books and then Make an Old Lady and help her swallow things in the same order as the book! This can be a good lesson on sequencing, or...just plain old fun! This activity pack includes instructions to make an Old Lady craft, as well as printable pages in color and black and white for each of the books listed above.

In the printable pack you'll find various things for the old lady to eat for every season. There is the traditional set from the original poem, a set for St. Patrick's Day, for fall, for Christmas, for back to school, for Halloween, for the summer, for winter, for Easter, and for Valentine's Day. Your old lady can swallow something for every season!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
With prompting and support, retell familiar stories, including key details.
With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
With prompting and support, describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear (e.g., what moment in a story an illustration depicts).
With prompting and support, compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories.


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