Leo Lionni’s Pezzettino Book Activity {Virtual Book Club for Kids}

This month the Virtual Book Club for Kids is reading books by Leo Lionni. Earlier this month I shared some resources that I found helpful in planning for our Leo Lionni study, and since then we’ve been reading quite of few of Lionni’s wonderful books. One of our favorite books was Pezzettino. For your convenience this post contains Amazon affiliate links. I chose to share Pezzettino because I love the message of the story. Pezzettino, Italian for “little piece,” is is so small compared {Read More}

Resources and Activities for Leo Lionni Books

This month the  The Virtual Book Club for Kids will be exploring the books of Leo Lionni. Here at home we are reading through many of his books and  trying some different activities to go along with them. To help get ready for this month’s Book Club I thought  I would share some of the great resources and activities currently available on the web. Note: This post contains affiliate links. General Resources About More Than One Book This author study from ReadWriteThink {Read More}

Rhyming with Alice the Fairy

David Shannon is the author of the month for the Virtual Book Club for Kids. I’m familiar with many of his books from using them in the classroom, but we haven’t ready too many of them here at home yet. As with our Julia Donaldson books, we read many of David Shannon’s books throughout the month. I let the girls choose on their own, and the book they both kept coming back to was Alice The Fairy. Alice is a {Read More}

Julia Donaldson Month at The Virtual Book Club for Kids

Although I have been admiring all of the great activities from The Virtual Book Club for Kids for a while, last month was my first month participating as a co-host. Did you see all of the wonderful ideas that were inspired by Dr. Seuss books? There were over 100 activities shared! Our next author is Julia Donaldson. Find out more about this author at her official website. There is also a lot of terrific inspiration at Picture Book Plays. The {Read More}

Dr. Seuss The Shape of Me and Other Stuff {Virtual Book Club for Kids}

I am excited to be a new co-host of the monthly Virtual Book Club for Kids.  Each month all of the co-hosts choose a specific author to spotlight. We read a book by the author with our kids, do book related crafts and activities, and then we share them on our blogs. We would also love for you to join in with us! You can link up below (if you are a blogger), leave a comment below, or tell us {Read More}