Lesson Plan Title : Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Age Range: Kindergarten through Grade 2 (Early Elementary or Primary Level)

Overview and Purpose : In this activity, students use flannel board pieces to tell the story, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.

Objective: The student will be able to use flannel board pieces to re-tell the story of Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.


Flannel pieces for Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Flannel board


Tell the story, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, using the flannel board. Give each student a letter and have them come up and move their letter across the board and up the coconut tree. Have the students come back up and get their letters as the letters free themselves from the pile after falling out of the tree.

Keep the flannel board accessible to students during center time and encourage them to re-tell the story to each other.


A video of the story is posted on YouTube or School Tube. If you create a safe-link, students can watch it during computer time and sing along.