Family literacy day -20 amazing book activities for kids

by Jen in book activity,books

book activities for kids
So, Family Literacy Day was a bit of a bust in our house yesterday. Things sorta fell apart when I got the flu. I spent most of the day semi-conscious on the couch…with half an eye on my girls. Relief finally came when my husband came home to help out. Thank goodness I could slip into bed. I had promised a round up of amazing book activities for kids and here it is. This is an incredible selection of blogs with some seriously fun ways to get your kids reading and exploring books. Happy Family Literacy Day!!
DIY Windchimes – The Windy Day
Collage Art – Joseph Had a Little Overcoat
Counting and Crafting – If You Give a Moose a Muffin
Felt Mittens – The Mitten
Snack time – Wheels on the Bus
Rainbow Play Dough – Mouse Paint
Underwater Felt Board – Flotsam
Interview with MaryAnn F. Kohl
Pounded Flower Bookmarks – A Day with No Crayons
Fairy Home Hunt – Mushroom in the Rain
Boy and Penguin Craft – Lost and Found
Craft/Art & Circle Time – The Snowy Day
Make Your Own Click Beetle – The Very Clumsy Click Beetle
Go On a Bear Hunt – We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
Make a Caterpillar – The Very Hungry Caterpillar
World Book Day
Explore the World – An Orange in January
Fun with Camouflage – Mister Seahorse
Scavenger Hunt – Dr.Seuss’s ABC

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[email protected] January 28, 2012 at 12:02 pm

Fabulous ideas for bring books to life! Hope you’re feeling better.


Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas January 28, 2012 at 2:54 pm

so many fun book ideas! LOVE it! Thanks for including us in this fabulous list!

Hope you are feeling better!


The Iowa Farmer's Wife January 28, 2012 at 11:37 pm

Great ideas and so many fun books! Thanks for including us in this list! Hope you’re on the mend today!


peace love and rainbows February 4, 2012 at 1:05 pm

Great Round up

I have some neat ones and post new ones almost daily if your interested:


Angelina October 26, 2013 at 6:49 pm

All so very cute! I especially like the make your own click beetle! Pinning this page for sure!
Have a great weekend!


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