They are important. We all learn by connecting the dots. When we relate to a story, experience or another person, it’s interesting and fun! Here are some activities you can check out that connect to my books.
Download resources and coloring sheets, to be used by teachers, parents, and kids! These resources include, extension activities for each book, late slips, tips for being late, and a Claire’s Hair word search!
Henry You’re Late Again – Extension Activities
Henry You’re Hungry Again – Extension Activities
Claire’s Hair – Extension Activities
Ever wanted to write a monster or adventure story or use alliteration in a poem? Lots of tips for fun writing here!
http://www.goodcharacter.com/TeacherResources.html – This site contains useful material to assist in educating for character
http://www.starfall.com – This site teaches letters, sound and reads stories to your child as they follow allow with highlighted text.
http://www.tumblebooks.com – Features animated talking picture books that teach young children the joy of reading in a format they love.
http://ziggityzoom.com – Family fun crafts, games and parent blog
http://4kids.org – Learning site with the latest techy activities!
http://gws.ala.org – Many websites from animals to science to history
http://www.Apples4theTeacher.com – Teachers! Parents! Check out this great site for free teaching resources including lesson plan and seasonal ideas, printables and more!
Happy Birthday Author – a fun website for parents and teachers to use when studying authors!
Seussville – Calling all Dr. Seuss lovers to this great website. (Remember to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday every Mar. 2 and join the NEA celebration of Read Across America)
https://writeforkids.org – for adults who wish to write for kids
https://www.scribblitt.com – for kids, teachers, classes; free access to creating stories, comics, and illustrations
https://storybird.com – write, share, read with the other 9 million in this online community. FREE!
Thinking of a Writing Career? – writing basics and tips for all ages; career options, education, skills, editing, self-publishing, and more!
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