March Monthly Activities

Monthly Activities

Websites to Explore

  • Chateau Meddybemps - Check out the Parent’s Guide to see how you can use this site to develop language, reading, and social skills.
  • StoryPlace: The Children’s Digital Library - At this children’s website by the Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County, kids can listen to interactive children's stories, play with online activities, print out take-home activities, reading lists and more.

Books to Read

  • Abigail the Whale by Davide Cali; art by Sonja Bougaeva
  • Along the River by Vanina Starkoff; translated by Jane Springer
  • And Then it's Spring by Julie Fogliano; illustrated by Erin E. Stead
  • Apples and Robins by Lucie Félix
  • The Bad Seed by Jory John; illustrated by Pete Oswald
  • Beach Baby by Laurie Elmquist; illustrated by Elly MacKay
  • A Beach Tail by Karen Lynn Williams
  • Bella's Fall Coat by Lynn Plourde; illustrated by Susan Gal
  • Best in Snow by April Pulley Sayre
  • Blizzard by John Rocco
  • Bug Lab for Kids by John W. Guyton
  • Cloudette by Tom Lichtenheld
  • Cookie Monster's Foodie Truck: A Sesame Street Celebration of Food by Heather E. Schwartz
  • Cooking Class: 57 fun recipes kids will love to make (and eat!) by Deanna F. Cook; photography by Julie Bidwell; illustrated by Emily Balsley
  • Cooking with Sunshine: how plants make food by Ellen Lawrence
  • Cricket in the Thicket: Poems About Bugs by Carol Murray; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
  • Dream Snow by Eric Carle
  • The Earth Gives More by Sue Fliess, illustrated by Christiane Engel
  • Fall Friends by Mike Curato
  • Full of Fall by April Pulley Sayre
  • Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn by Kendard Pak
  • Handle with Care: an Unusual Butterfly Journey by Loree Griffin Burns; photography by Ellen Harasimowicz
  • Hello Autumn! by Shelley Rotner
  • It's St. Patrick's Day! by Richard Sebra
  • Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall
  • Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
  • Kite Day: a Bear and Mole Story by Will Hillenbrand
  • Leo Can Swim by Anna McQuinn
  • Let's Look at Winter: a 4D Book by Sarah L. Schuette
  • Little Kids First Big Book of Weather by Karen de Seve
  • The Most Perfect Snowman by Chris Britt
  • Ol' Mama Squirrel by David Ezra Stein
  • One Hot Summer Day by Nina Crews
  • One leaf, two leaves, count with me! by John Mickolos Jr.; illustrated by Clive McFarland
  • Outside Your Window: a First Book of Nature by Nicola Davies; illustrated by Mark Hearld
  • Plants Can't Sit Still by Rebecca Hirsch; illustrated by Mia Posada
  • Rain by Linda Ashman; illustrated by Christian Robinson
  • Red Sings From Treetops; A Year in Colors by Joyce Sidman; illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski
  • The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown; illustrated by Clement Hurd
  • Shanté Keys and the New Year's Peas by Gail Piernas-Davenport; illustrated by Marion Eldridge
  • Splish, Splash, Splat! by Rob Scotton
  • Squirrels Leap, Squirrels Sleep by April Pulley Sayre; illustrated by Steve Jenkins
  • Squirrel's New Year's Resolution by Pat Miller; illustrated by Kathi Ember Shanté
  • St. Patrick's Day Crafts by Ann Malaspina; illustrated by Mernie Gallagher-Cole
  • The Sun Is Kind of a Big Deal by Nick Seluk
  • Ten Magic Butterflies by Danica McKellar
  • Time for Spring by Crockett Johnson
  • The Tiny Seed by by Eric Carle
  • Treecology: 30 activities and observations for exploreing the world of trees and forests by Monica Russo; photographs by Kevin Byron
  • Weather by Tedd Arnold
  • What Do You Wear? by Taro Gomi
  • What This Story Needs is a Munch and a Crunch by Emma J. VirjaÌn
  • What Will Grow? by Jennifer Ward; illustrated by Susie Ghahremani
  • Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Joyce Sidman; illustrated by Rick Allen
  • Winter is the Warmest Season by Lauren Stringer
  • Wonderfall by Michael Hall
  • The Wonderful Habits of Rabbits by Douglas Florian; illustrated by Sonia Sanchez
  • You Are My Sunshine by Jimmie Davis; illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church
  • You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Trees! by Jim Pipe; illustrated by Mark Bergin
  • Zora's Zucchini by Katherin Pryor; illustrated by Anna Raff

Read & Rhyme



Original artwork by Helen Correll