Activities for Cute Little Learners

Author: Tawni

Stuck Trucks: Science and Sensory with “Little Blue Truck”

Stuck Trucks: Science and Sensory with “Little Blue Truck”

The science and sensory activities are combined for our “Little Blue Truck” unit. We are playing with mud, ice, and water, and experimenting with water temperature and salt to watch the ice melt, getting our cars and trucks “unstuck”. Here’s how we did it!

“Little Blue Truck” Krispie Treat

“Little Blue Truck” Krispie Treat

I love it when I finish reading a book and can’t help but smile. Little Blue Truck is one of those books for me. I love the theme of kindness and friendship, and the animal sounds make it lots of fun to read to my […]

“Thankful” by Eileen Spinelli: 9 Fun Activities!

“Thankful” by Eileen Spinelli: 9 Fun Activities!

This sweet little book by Eileen Spinelli is full lots of different things people are thankful for, and it has quickly become my favorite book for Thanksgiving. The rhymes are perfect, and the illustrations are endearing. I cannot recommend this book enough. We’ve got 9 […]

Writing about “Thankful” by Eileen Spinelli

Writing about “Thankful” by Eileen Spinelli

  What are you thankful for? Download our free worksheet so you can draw and write about all the things you are grateful for after reading Thankful by Eileen Spinelli. 

Rhyming Turkey: A Reading Activity for “Thankful” with Free Worksheets!

Rhyming Turkey: A Reading Activity for “Thankful” with Free Worksheets!

We’re reading “Thankful” this week! On one page of the book, the poet is grateful for every good rhyme. This happy little book is a very well written poem, so we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to spend some time on rhyming words! We made […]

Toy Store: Math with “Thankful” by Eileen Spinelli

Toy Store: Math with “Thankful” by Eileen Spinelli

In “Thankful” there is a picture that depicts a little tent that the children have set up to be a pretend hotel, charging $5 per stay. Our math activity is inspired by that, using counting skills in a little toy store (that would be totally […]