Nursery Rhyme Crafts

There's a reason we learn nursery rhymes as young children. They help us develop an ear for our language. Rhyme and rhythm highlight the sounds and syllables in words, and understanding sounds and syllables helps kids learn to read!

Try these fun crafts based on nursery rhymes with your children!


The Itsy Bitsy Spider craft:

Itsy Bitsy Spider Finger Puppet for Fine Motor Play

Baa Baa, Black Sheep craft:

Nursery Rhyme Activities for Baa Baa Black Sheep

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star craft:

Salt Dough Star Craft – AWANA Cubbies Bear Hug #13

The Wheels on the Bus sensory craft:

The Wheels on the Bus: Bubblewrap Craft

Hickory Dickory Dock shapes craft:

Hickory Dickory Dock Shapes Craft


For more fun nursery rhyme crafts, check out this website.

For reading materials, check this list of poetry for young children!

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