The boys love listening to a good book. I love seeing their excitement for a character like Corduroy or Clifford come alive. To extend their excitement and understanding, I search for a fun craft or activity based on the book we have read. This makes it fun for the whole family and provides a genuine love of literature that I want my children to have. I want to share a few activities that I have found that are based on children's books. Pick one, a few, or all of these awesome crafts to do with your children and watch the excitement come to life!
The Lorax handprint craft
Harry Potter pretend magic potions craft
Chicken Little craft
Rainbow Fish craft
make naturally colored Green Eggs and Ham
The Lorax tangerine snack
Jack and the Beanstalk activity
Corduroy the Bear craft
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish activities
The Gingerbread Man activities
Llama Llama Red Pajama shape quilt craft
The Very Hungry Caterpillar craft (in Spanish, but self explanatory)
Joseph Had A Little Overcoat collage
upcycled comic book can
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What is/was your favorite children's book? Do you have a craft or activity to share?