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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat Story Time and Bat Craft

In this one-time class, we will read "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat," by Lucille Colandro Story Time. After the story we will make a Bat (example in class picture).
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year old learners
Pre-Kindergarten-1st US Grade Level
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Meets once
25 minute class

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Students will learn the parts of the book.
Students will practice identifying rhyming words, i.e. bat, that, cat, fat.
Students will practice following directions to create a bat.
black construction paper white paper (can be from scraps - approximately 1 square inch is all that is needed to make the teeth) pencil or white crayon scissors glue googly eyes (or construction paper precut to look like eyes) something round to trace for the bats body (I used a mason jar lid) - cookie cutters work well, or an empty cup.
25 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Parental guidance advised for use of scissors.
"There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat," by Lucille Colandro


Lives in the United States
Certified Early Childhood and Elementary School Teacher - Let’s Make Learning Fun!
294 total reviews
444 completed classes

About Me

Hello, my name is Danielle!  I am excited to teach your child!  I am currently a stay at home mom of three girls, my youngest daughter is 4 years old and my older two girls, who are actually my stepdaughters, are 12 and 14 years old; they live... 
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