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Activity #1 Jack and Jill
Nursery Rhyme Card & Music
Print, read and sing the
nursery rhyme poster in the link provided. Make sure child understands the meaning
of all the words. Identify colors in the
picture. Here is the music
& finger play instructions enjoy!
Children under 2 will benefit greatly from singing, using puppets,
stuffed animals, and/or finger plays with nursery rhymes.
Activity #2: Coloring Page Activity-Jack & Jill
* in this activity
children will have fun coloring and or painting Jack and Jill.
Print the coloring page in the link provided
Provide a variety of materials to color and/or paint the
Discuss the letter J in the names Jack and Jill.
Activity #3: Letter J Alphabet Buddy
Print the template of letter J Alphabet Buddy - Jenny J. I am
sure Leanne, the creator of the Alphabet Buddies, will not mind if
we change Jennie's name to Jill for the purpose of the
activity. The template is available in color or black and
Tell the children they will have fun with letter J and make Alphabet
Buddy J Jill.
The children can decorate and color the template if printed in black
and white. Adult may need to assist cutting the pieces.
Children can now assemble and glue pieces.
Once Jill is completed you can add a craft stick to make a hand
puppet to sing the nursery rhyme.
Discuss other words that start with the letter J and the
sound. Here are some words: jet, jacket, jump, jam,
jackrabbit, jack in the box, Jell-O, jar, jewelry, jellyfish and
Additional materials to present Letter J: Alphabet
Letter J Activity Worksheet and Mini-book featuring Jack and Jill
Letter J Printable Materials
These are additional materials which will help to reinforce letter J
and/or support the presentation. Do the letter tracer activity
after a break or on another day of the week.
A Rhyme a Week - Jack & Jill - Ages 4+
Lesson Plans and activities by Laura B. Smolkin for Core
Knowledge. Please adapt these lesson plans to your curriculum
needs. PDF Format Only
and Jill Lesson Plans
*ILL Picture Card Set
* white paper or card stock
*something color and/or paint with