This is how I created a 'There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly' retell literacy center activity to go in our retell center as an option for my kindergarten students. It was a combination of drawing and collecting!
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The kids then dump them out on a table or on the floor and sort the letters by color. and then they spell each color word using the correct colored letters. As an extension, little ones love to then write the color words using the correct color of crayon.