Here are this week’s picks of fun, book-themed activities to keep your children and their brains busy for another week.
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For the 0 – 6 year olds
Dora the Explorer
If your preschooler loves Dora the Explorer, you know that they love joining Dora on her exciting adventures. Click here to download Dora the Explorer activity sheets.
Bunnies on the Bus
Watch out! Move out of the way! Hold onto your tails! There are … Bunnies on the Bus! And they aren’t stopping for anyone! Click here to download a Bunnies on the Bus themed activity sheet.
Experience some Cinderella magic at home with this activity to make Cinderella’s glass slipper!
For the 6 – 12 year olds
Superhero Gran is a super-fun celebration of grans everywhere! All grandmothers are wonderful and the gran in this story is no exception. She might not lift buildings or go whooshing through the sky, but she can plan super sleepovers, tell super-funny stories and even put together super disguises. This gran really does have super powers! Click here to download an activity to celebrate your Superhero Gran.
The first chapters of J. K. Rowling’s latest children’s book The Ickabog has been released online. The Harry Potter author surprised fans with the announcement that she would be uploading her latest story online for free as a means of keeping children entertained during coronavirus lockdown. Click here to read the first few chapters.
A Child of Books
If your child is a fan of the award-winning illustrator and author Oliver Jeffers (A Child of Books, Here We Are, How to Catch a Star and more), then they’ll love watching him read from all of his amazing books. Click here to go to his website where he has collected his readings.