Author Sites and Activities

Jan Brett

Jane Chapman

Eric Carle

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Jan Brett is the author of so many of our favorites.  The Hat, The Mitten, Annie and the Wild Animals.  Her website is full of activities, coloring pages, blog posts, and greeting cards.

Eric Carle

Jane Chapman

Eric Carle

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Eric Carle has so much to offer on both his website and  from his books.  If go to his website, and click on Resources, there is a selection for downloadables and activities.

When this pandemic is all over, plan a trip to the Eric Carle Museum in Amherst, MA

Jane Chapman

Jane Chapman

Doreen Cronin

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Jane Chapman is the illustrator for our beloved Bear books by Karma WIlson.  She has some videos on her website and several coloring pages.

Doreen Cronin

Doreen Cronin

Doreen Cronin

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Doreen Cronin is the author of Click, Clack, Moo, and the very fun Bug Diaries.  They are definitely fun read alouds.  If you go to the book tab on her website and select a book/series it will bring you to activities.

Kevin Henkes

Doreen Cronin

Kevin Henkes

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There are so many wonderful Kevin Henkes books.  And, his website is just as wonderful.  He has a section for Teachers, Librarians and Parents that includes downloadable activities, as well as teaching and discussion guides.

Daniel Kirk

Doreen Cronin

Kevin Henkes

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Daniel Kirk is the author of our beloved Library Mouse books, and he has many more books.  We met him at the Princeton Book Fair several years ago and immediately fell in love with his books.  His website has a section just for kids with several activities relating to his books.

Dr. Suess

Karma Wilson

Karma Wilson

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Dr. Suess is a legend.  The website for his work is a bit overwhelming.  But, in the top right corner you can click on the Parents or Educators tab.  The Parents tab brings you to activities, crafts and even recipes to do with your children.  

Karma Wilson

Karma Wilson

Karma Wilson

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Karma WIlson is the author of the Bear Books.  She has also written many others.  Her website is impressive.  There are seperate sections for teachers, parents and kids.  The section for teachers has numerous activities for all of her books.

Scholastic

Karma Wilson

Scholastic

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Scholastic is the publisher of many books, both for pleasure and educational.  They are also the reason for the books fairs at many schools.  There are many activities to find on their website.  Our link will bring you to the 'learn at home' section.