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Alphabet Letter B Butterfly Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets · Set 2

Alphabet Letter B Butterflyl Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets · Set 1

Alphabet Activities > Letter B is for Butterfly

Materials:

  • printer
  • paper
  • coloring & writing supplies
  • sheet protectors for worksheets

Animals > Insects > Endangered > Butterfly

The butterfly is an insect with four large wings that flies mostly in day-time. Butterflies are closely related to moths but have thinner bodies and are usually more brightly colored. Present this butterfly facts coloring page.

Visit this butterfly theme lesson plan for online learning resources, crafts and additional activities.

Activities > Letter B is for Butterfly:

Display the color poster and your option of printable activities.

Children Age 3 and under:

Print a letter B coloring page and a butterfly 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 image or decorate the letter with an assortment of butterfly stickers. Write letter B b and the word butterfly 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 > An eight word search game features the butterfly and letter B words with pictures and handwriting practice.

Advanced independent handwriting practice:

Print your choice of printable lined-paper and encourage children to draw a butterfly behind the page or print a butterfly coloring page.

Drawing and writing paper: Encourage children to draw, color and decorate a butterfly and write letter B b. Share some images of a real butterfly to inspire the children.

Complimentary activities:

Letter B · Insects > Butterfly >