When Stories Come to Life

I LOVED the posts linked up last week because so many were creative with books and poetry.

These activities didn’t have kids at desks reading quietly.

They had kids experiencing the story.

stories come to life I can’t wait to try these with my boys {who try to convince me that reading is boring}.

Not anymore…

Lorax gets a LEGO makeover at Make, Do & Friend

Books become works of art at Experimenting Mom

Characters literally jump off the page at Gratefully Growing in Grace

The contents of Inspiration Labatory’s toybox gets assigned roles

A Poetree from Interactive Mamas

Shhh…there is a hidden house in the woods over at Play Create Explore

Listening to Mother Goose at Doodles and Jots

Story Telling Dice at Camp Slop

I hope you have fun browsing all the activities linked up. Many thanks to my Co-Hosts who faithfully showcase this linky on their blogs each and every week.

  • Hands On: As We Grow – a blog full of fun activities and parent tips
  • The Imagination Tree – a definite go-to blog for ideas, my “first stop” for toddler activities
  • Let the Children Play – a preschool site by Jenny who is passionate about getting kids outdoors
  • Messy Kids – a blog by a clown, for and about activities you can do with your kids

Thanks again for linking up – all posts must be family friendly, kid-based, and by linking up you are giving us permission to contact you via email in our nifty newsletter and use one of your photos should we decide to feature you.

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About Holly

Kids Activities Blog is Holly's blogging home.

She is the mom of three boys ages 7, 10 and 12 who partially homeschools. She believes that you shouldn't have to buy stuff to have fun when there is a kitchen junk drawer full of possibilities.

She can also be found at Business 2 Blogger, on Twitter as @QuirkyMommaSite or @Texasholly, but her favorite place to hang out is on Google +.