FREE Forest Animals Coloring Pages

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was Forests/Woods! This month, I used a super fun book that had us all giggling, A Tale of Two Beasts by Fiona Roberton. This book is the story of a little girl who […]

10 Noah’s Ark Crafts and Activities

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was Caldecott Medal Winners! Quality literature is becoming harder and harder to come by in a world that tends to dumb down reading material for our children. That’s why it’s a […]

FREE Color Your Own Farm Themed Mini Book

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was Farms! This is such a fun theme because children LOVE animals and all that comes with them! We often take field trips to various farms in our area and it […]

Yarn Wrapped Tornado Craft

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was Weather! With the season changing, this is a perfect opportunity to take a look at our weather with children. You can study all sorts of topics from wind to rainbows. […]

Poetry Prompts for Children

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was Poetry! For this theme, rather than a craft, I focused more on introducing the concept of writing poetry with my two oldest children (ages 9 and 7). We’ve read poetry […]

Experimenting with Water Mixing

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was To the Laboratory! Am I the only one who imagines a maniacal laugh when you hear that? I hope not. *cough* Anyway, to have some fun this month, we decided […]

10 Science Experiments To Do in the Kitchen

I am in absolute denial that it is already the end of November! Can someone please tell me where the year went? I can’t believe it’s time for Thanksgiving! Despite my disbelief, it’s nearly December and it’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to […]

Make Your Own Edible Moon Rocks!

It’s that time of month again! Poppins Book Nook! This month’s theme was “beyond our planet” and I knew immediately what book and activity that I wanted to share with you to go with it!   Today I want to share with you one of our most recent favorite space books. Tanner Turbeyfill and the […]

Wild West Books, Crafts, and Activities to Have a Rootin’ Tootin’ Good Time!

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This month’s theme was Wild West.  Unfortunately, we’ve experienced a death in our family that has prevented me from being fully prepared to share our western themed activity today. Instead I’ve compiled a nice list of fun wild west crafts, recipes, activities, and more for preschoolers and early elementary aged […]

When I Grow Up Fashion Show Game and Race{Plus FREE Community Helpers Printables}

Is it already the end of August? Where did the summer go? It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! A monthly virtual book club where several bloggers share a book and a craft or activity that correspond to a select theme. This month’s theme was “What Will I Be When I Grow Up?” When I was […]