Links to Activities
Growing Vegetable Soup
-This is a website is produced by the Texas Department of State and Health Services. It provides an activity to accompany the story.
-This website provides some lesson ideas and songs that revolve around Growing Vegetable Soup
-This website provides a lesson plan appropriate for grades 1-2. Provides ideas for projects as well as games.
Planting a Rainbow
-This is a PDF file online provided by Words Alive. It offers discussion questions, rhymes, songs and
-This link is a blog that tells you how to make a color matching activity to go along with the Planting a
-This a link from Teach Preschool. org and this idea has a creative way to make a garden from the book.
Color Zoo and Color Farm
-This website offers cool activity ideas concerning the shapes in Ehlert's Color Zoo and Color Farm. There
is a craft idea as well as work with pattern blocks.
-This website offers a fun felt board activity to go along with the shapes used in both of these books.
Eating the Alphabet
-This is a PDF online which provides you with a whole lesson plan for Eating the Alphabet.
-This website provides some fun learning activities to accompany Eating the Alphabet.
-This website provides a lesson and activity for Eating the alphabet as well as a couple of other books.
Feathers for Lunch
-This website provides a full lesson plan on Feathers for Lunch.
-This website also provides a lesson plan for Feathers for Lunch.
-This is a lesson plan provided by Scholastic.com.
-This blog provides a couple of fun crafts to go along with Fish Eyes.
-This website provides a complete lesson plan for Fish Eyes.
-This website provides a lesson plan from the Florida School System. They provide a fun activity for
students to do
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf
-This website offers a few good crafts to go along with this book.
-This PDF posted online is intended for parents but offers some fun activities that can be used by a teacher
-This online PDF offers a collection of fall songs, poems and activities. Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf is one of
several books mentioned.
-This website offers songs to sing as well as craft ideas.
-This website offers some great activities with a circus theme. They are not specific to Ehlert's book but her
book is listed in the list of resource books.
-This PDF is a 6X6 kit from the Johnson County Public Library System. It offers activities, songs and
Nuts to You!
-This website offers a variety of activities that can be used in conjunction with this book.
-This is part of a virtual book club which offers a couple of activities to accompany this book.
-This is another scholastic lesson plan which presents a few activities to go along with this book.
-This website offers four activities that go along with this story.
-This blog offers activities and crafts to accompany this book
-This website offers a complete preschool lesson plan complete with song suggestions and activities.
Cuckoo: A Mexican Folktale
-This is a full Scholastic lesson plan
-This site offers a craft of how to make a cuckoo from the story. It even offers templates
-This site offers a read-aloud lesson plan for Cuckoo.
-This is a Scholastic lesson plan for Top Cat.
-This blog offers speech and learning skills that can be taught through Top Cat. It also offers a craft.
Waiting for Wings
-This website shows a preschool lesson plan complete with activities for Waiting for Wings.
-This PDF provides activities, songs and poems to accompany Waiting for Wings.
-This website contains a simple craft to accompany Waiting for Wings.
In My World
-This website offers an activity that will be fun and educational for children.
-Scholastic provides a simple fun lesson plan on this website.
Pie in the Sky
-This is a Scholastic lesson plan for Pie in the Sky.
-This blog offers a review and some activities to go with Pie in the Sky.
-This website offers a unique craft to go along with Pie in the Sky.
-This is a teacher guide provided by the Harcourt Publishing Company. It provides discussion questions as
well as activities.
-This website is a virtual book club that offers a fun craft to go along Leaf Man.
-This blog offers literacy activities to accompany Leaf Man.
Wag a Tail
-This website offers an activity that will accompany Wag a Tail.
-This blog is a virtual book club that offers an activity to accompany Wag a Tail.
Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3
-This website offers a variety of crafts that you can do in conjunction with the book.
-This website offers a fun craft to make and involve children in the story.
-This page offers a fun innovative way to make your own chic
Oodles of Animals
-This virtual book club offers a great Collage activity to accompany Oodles of Animals.
-This is a PDF provided by Harcourt that offers a variety of activities to do with a child.
-This blog offers an activity to accompany Oodles of Animals.
-This blog offers two simple crafts to go along with Rrralph.
-This website offers a variety of activity sheets for children to accompany the Rrralph book.
-This online PDF offer songs, finger plays and a craft for Rrralph.
Boo to You!
-This blog offers a nature craft to accompany this book.
-This blog offers a fun collage idea inspired by Boo to You!
-This website offers activities to go along with pumpkin books one of which is Boo to You!. All the activities
are adaptable for use with this book.
Lots of Spots
-This is a PDF published by a public library which offers some activities involving Ehlert's book.
-This blog offers a fun activity to do with the book Lots of Spots.
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
-This website offers a variety of crafts that are printable.
-This website offers a fun craft to make Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Trees.
-This website offers a variety of crafts and activities to accompany the book.
A Pair of Socks
-This site offers a wide variety of activities and songs all having to do with socks.
-This website offers sorting activities that will relate well to A Pair of Socks.
-This is an online game (it's supposed to be Barbie themed) where u match socks. I had a lot of fun playing
Ten Little Caterpillars
-This website offers a fun craft to go along with this book.
-This website offers a variety of caterpillar crafts that could be easily adapted for this book.
-This site also offers a variety of caterpillar crafts that could be easily adapted to this book.
-This website offers a wide variety of mice crafts you could easily adapt to this book.
-This website offers a variety of activities that can be printed off and adapted to this book.
-This site offers a variety of activities and crafts that are themed as mice and rodents.