Book activities

Enhance your child's love for reading with these fun and engaging book activities. Discover creative ways to bring stories to life and encourage a lifelong love of books.
These 15 activities based on picture books go great with your kids' favorite stories. Great hands-on activities that help to further explore the books! #earlyliteracy #literacy #picturebooks #preschool #preschoolactivities #art #AGE3 #AGE4 #teaching2and3yearolds Play, Activities For Kids, Reading, Pre K, Preschool Literacy Activities, Preschool Learning, Literacy Books, Literacy Activities, Childrens Books Activities

These 15 activities based on picture books go great with your kids' favorite stories. Great hands-on activities that help to further explore the books! #earlyliteracy #literacy #picturebooks #preschool #preschoolactivities #art #AGE3 #AGE4 #teaching2and3yearolds

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Speech and Language at Home
Pre K, Art Lessons, Elementary Art, Reptiles, Crafts, Color Activities, Preschool Colors, Teaching Art, Watercolor Projects

We love connecting projects to books, and we're always inspired by the amazing group of bloggers who participate in the Virtual Book Club for Kids (you can also check the club out on Facebook) as the group comes up with some great extension activities each month. This month's author was Leo Lionni. We chose to read and do a project using a book we've really been enjoying lately, A Color of His Own. This is the sweet tale of a little chameleon who is looking for one color to stay all the…

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Melissa McKay
Pre K, Pigeon, School Craft, School Crafts, Preschool Activities, School Activities, First Grade Crafts, 1st Grade Crafts, Kindergarten Crafts

Last summer I added Mo Willems' The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! to my classroom library. Of course, this addition was a no-brainer. Willems' books are always super popular, especially Pigeon books. Just as predicted, my students loved this book. It is the perfect length for the beginning of the year, when attention spans are extra short and students need a little break from all the procedural training they are receiving. Since I knew this book would be a hit, I decided to make it the…

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Jill Marie
Reading, Pre K, First Grade Writing, Writing Activities, Kindergarten Writing, Pre Writing Activities, Pre Writing, Teaching Writing, 1st Grade Writing

I have a special love for teaching writing! It's definitely a challenge, but it's one that I enjoy greatly. And having a balanced literacy classroom makes writing even more enjoyable. Anytime I start a new writing unit, I open it up with a good book. That book then leads to a fun pre-writing activity. And

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Catherine Ashman