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Alphabet Letter B Bee Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

Alphabet Letter B Bee
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets


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The bee is an insect with a hairy body, four wings, and sometimes a stinger. The honey bee makes honey, and the only insect to produce a food. Many bees drink nectar from flowers. Bees are impotant pollinators.

Review the bee theme for additional activities and craft..

Alphabet Activities > Letter B is for Bee or Bumblebee

Present and display the poster and distribute printable activities of your choice in the materials column. This bee image has a matching printable craft.

Online Jigsaw Puzzle Activity > B is for bee Skills > Problem solving, letter and color recognition. The default puzzle is 6 pieces and can adjusted.

Children Age 3 and under:

Print this toddler coloring page with large bubble font, color, paint or,

Print a letter B coloring page in standard block or D'Nealian font and a bee coloring page behind it or on a separate page if using finger paints to decorate later. Discuss other letter B words found on the worksheet.

Finger Tracing: Trace letter B's in upper and lower case with your finger as you also sound out the letter. Invite the children to do the same on their coloring page.

Children can trace and color the letter B's. After completing coloring the letter, encourage children to color the coloring page and write letter B b and the word bee or bumblebee on the margins.

Handwriting worksheet tips:

Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers that help them trace the letter correctly.

During the demonstration, you may want to count out loud as you trace so children become aware of how the number order aids them in the writing process.

Have the children find all the letter B's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle them.

Children ages 3+:

Letter B words: Letter B Worksheet Program and Mini-Book can be used as part of program of activities to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.

You can also display letter posters and coloring pages or make a letter B home or classroom book. For related images visit: Letter B printable activities.

Letter B Word Search & Handwriting Practice: The word search game features the bee and other letter B words with pictures and handwriting practice.

Advanced Handwriting Practice:

Print your choice of printable lined-paper. Have children draw a bee behind the lined paper or select and print a bee coloring page behind the lined-paper to color after writing practice.

Drawing and writing paper: encourage children to draw and color a bee and practice writing letter B b.

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