Did you know the Itsy Bitsy Spider is known as the Incy Wincy spider in the UK? You can sing this nursery rhyme whichever version you wish. And if you’re introducing your child to it for the first time, what could be a better way than to do it with the help of a fun themed craft activity to go along with it?
So here’s just that for you! Start off by downloading the free printable with the lyrics for the rhyme, and then move onto the simple yet incredibly fun craft activities!
Itsy Bitsy Spider Lyrics
The itsy bitsy Spider climbed up the water spout.
Down came the rain and washed the spider out
Out came the sunshine and dried up all the rain
And the itsy bitsy spider climbed up the spout again
Easy Spider Craft Ideas for Kids
You may love this fun Spooky Spider Quilling project over on The Inspiration Edit. It’s super simple and a great way to teach quilling to kids. This fun spider craft can also help children develop fine motor skills and would pair well with the Itsy Bitsy spider song.
Spider Books for Kids
You also might want to read some Spider books with the little ones. Here are three good books I love.
The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle
Walters Wonderful Web by Tim Hopgood
Print Your Itsy Bitsy Spider Lyrics Here
Loved this fun activity and printable? How about some more? Here’s a quick list of some others that I’ve loved for you to access right away!