top of page

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly Story Time

old lady who swallowed fly story time

This is always a favorite. We read "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly" by Simms Taback, then scarf songs and activity cube, then "The Fly" by Petr Horacek. I finished with the puppet, handing out all the animals that the old lady swallowed and letting the kids put them in as their turn came. I have two Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly puppets, but I prefer this one because it is so much larger. It came from

The craft was a fly print-out with hand print wings. They did the hand prints on wax paper and glued on some white yarn for decoration. This idea came from Fun Hand Print Art and can be found here.


bottom of page