12 Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Crafts and Activities for Kids

Dr. Seuss is one of our favorite authors.   For our early readers, he brings a sense of magic and wonder to the world!   The Cat-in-the-hat series have been memorized.

In honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday on March 2nd, here are a DOZEN of the best Cat-in-the-Hat activities that we found online.

12 cat in the hat activities for kids to celebrate Dr. Suess Birthday

Cat in the Hat Crafts & Activities for Kids

Make a fun fruity, after-school snack using bananas and strawberries on a skewer to be “Cat in the Hat’s hat”.

Oreos, red gummy lifesavers and icing make some fun silly hats when stacked together.   via Fancy Frugal Life.

Have a silly photo shoot with your kiddos, reenacting their favorite scenes from the Cat-in-the-Hat stories.   via Adventures at Home with Mum.

Looking for a healthy Dr. Suess inspired snack??   Try these Green eggs and ham, mozzarella and tomato hats, and silly fish from Anders Ruff.

Help young preschoolers practice number correspondence, the concept that each number stands for an amount, as they count stripes on Cat’s Hat in this quiet time game.   via Second Story Window.

Celebrate Dr. Suess’s birthday by creating a silly layered hat.   via No Time for Flashcards

Practice pattern making with Dr. Suess’s hat.   This activity is simple enough for young toddlers to enjoy.   via Teach Preschool

Paint your own Cat-in-the-Hat with fingerprints.   The finished product is cute via Just 4 Teachers.

Use pipe cleaners – twist them to create a silly cat.   The finished product fits onto the end of a marker for a fun writing accessory.   via Craft Jr.

Practice word families with your kids using the words “cat” and “hat”.   Add a different word on each stripe of the hat.   via Kiboom Kids Songs

Transform a clothespin into the literary character with a pasta hat and a noodle bow-tie using this printable via MPM School Supplies.

This printable is adorable!   You can read the story and as you read it have the characters appear from your decorated TP tube.   via Stuff by Ash

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  1. Thanks for these! We are big Dr. Seuss fans. 🙂

  2. This is such a great round up of activities! I can’t wait to try a few of these at home!

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