Mother Goose nursery rhymes have always been such a classic part of story time and preschool learning activities. There are so many different concepts and early reading skills that can be taught through nursery rhymes, and Little Bo Peep is no exception! With such long told story, there are also bound to be fresh new adaptations inspired by Little Bo Peep, and we’ve got the best ones here for you in this Little Bo Peep book list! Enjoy this list of the best Little Bo Peep Books and books about sheep!
Get a full week of Little Bo Peep lesson plans full of playful activities to go along with the nursery rhyme.
Traditional Little Bo Peep Books
Little Bo Peep by Charles Reasoner
Little Bo Peep tells the traditional story of Little Bo Peep and her sheep with a touch of humor added into the mix.
Little Bo Peep by Hazel Quintanilla
Little Bo Peep is a fun illustrative story of the classic nursery rhyme that your kids have all come to love!
Little Bo Peep Flip-Side Rhymes by Christopher Harbo
Little Bo Peep Flip-Side Rhymes offers a unique style of your favorite nursery rhyme! On half the book there is a fractured version of this nursery rhyme!
Fractured Fairy Tales inspired by Little Bo Peep
Little Bo Peep and Her Bad, Bad Sheep by A.L. Wegwerth
Little Bo Peep and Her Bad, Bad Sheep tells the story of Bo Peep and her mischievous sheep who are always escaping her.
Little Bo Peep by Cressida Cowell
Little Bo Peep is a fun extension of the classic story of Little Bo Peep in this fun mini-book series.
Sight Word Tales: Little Bo-Peep’s Lost-and-Found Sheep by Maria Fleming
Sight Word Tales: Little Bo-Peep’s Lost-and-Found Sheep is a fun book about helping Little Bo Peep find all of her other sheep!
Build on the Concepts in the Rhyme with this Great Books
The Gritty Little Lamb by Dan Allbaugh
The Gritty Little Lamb is about the perseverance of a little sheep and his tenaciousness to never give up!
Sheep in a Jeep by Nancy E. Shaw
Sheep in a Jeep is a great board book for practicing rhyming words and imagining what the sheep do while they are missing.
Those Magnificent Sheep in Their Flying Machines by Peter Bently
Those Magnificent Sheep in Their Flying Machines tells a funny story of what the sheep are doing while they are missing from Little Bo Peep.
But It’s Not My Fault by Julia Cook
But It’s Not My Fault teaches kids to stop making excuses and blaming others when things go wrong.
Non-Fiction Books About Sheep
Sheep by Robin Nelson
Take a trip to the farm in Sheep and learn all about sheep!
Sheep (Animals That Live on the Farm) by Joann Early Macken
Sheep (Animals That Live on the Farm) invites readers to come down to the farm and learn all about sheep.
From Sheep to Sweater by Robin Nelson
In From Sheep to Sweater you can learn all about how sheep’s wool eventually becomes sweaters.
Get a Full Week of Little Bo Peep Themed Learning and Play
In this complete set of Little Bo Peep Lesson Plans students will learn the traditional nursery rhyme and work on literacy-related skills. Along the way they’ll also practice important skills related to STEM, fine motor, and more!
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