Posts in Dr. Seuss crafts

How to Make Dr. Seuss Photo Props That Will Create Big Smiles

February 27th, 2014

It all started while I was reading a book, the kids were too quiet so I stopped to go take a look. I reached the top of the stairs and began look around. There were crayons and papers strewn on the ground. Thing 1 and Thing 2 along with a mischievous black cat, had created silly photo props…

recipe to make blue goo

How to Make Blue Goo!

February 27th, 2014

  “We’ll find something new to do now. Here is lots of new blue goo now. New goo. Blue goo. Gooey. Gooey. Blue goo. New goo. Gluey. Gluey.”   While I am sure this is not a “something new” for many of you, re-reading Fox in Socks did remind my son of one of his…

Make a Bird Nest Craft to Celebrate Spring and Horton’s Faithfulness

February 27th, 2014

Horton, the lovable elephant, teaches us about loyalty and faithfulness in his first story, Horton Hatches An Egg. Horton agrees to sit on Mayzie, the Lazy Bird’s egg, so she can take a much-needed rest- But then she never comes back! He sits through a terrible storm, then the changing seasons, until he stands up…

Thing 1 and Thing 2, Dr. Seuss

How To Create Your Own Dr. Seuss T-shirt

February 27th, 2014

Inspired by Read Across America week, we created Thing 1 and Thing 2 shirts to wear to school. Here we tell you how to create your own Dr. Seuss T-shirt.

How to Make a Wocket in My Pocket Craft

February 27th, 2014

      What’s in your pocket? Is it a locket, a socket, or could it even be a Wocket? One of our favorite Dr. Seuss stories is There’s A Wocket in My Pocket. In true Seuss form the story combines real words with made up words in fun rhymes. We love to look through…

boy wearing cat in the hat hat craft

How to Make Your Own Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Hat

February 27th, 2014

  “Cat, hat. In French chat, chapeau. In Spanish it’s el gato in a sombrero.”   Whenever I think of The Cat in the Hat this song from the animated movie always jumps in my head. Crazy, I know. And of course, whenever I think of The Cat in the Hat I always picture his…

Daisy Head Mayzie’s Garden of Greatness ~ Dr. Seuss Craft & Book Review

March 23rd, 2012

  Dr. Seuss’ Daisy Head Mayzie   The story tells the tale of Mayzie McGrew, who while sitting in class one day suddenly had a daisy sprout from her head. Immediately, the children in class begin to taunt her, the community marveled at her oddity and a greedy publicist tried to cash in on her…

Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? St. Patty’s Day Activity

March 17th, 2012

  “When you think things are bad, when you feel sour and blue, when you start to get mad… you should do what I do!   Just tell yourself, Duckie, you’re really quite lucky! Some people are much more… oh, ever so much more… oh, muchly much-much more unlucky than you!” Thanksgiving isn’t the only…

Feet, Feet, Feet, How Many Feet can You Meet? A fun, easy craft

March 13th, 2012

    “Left foot,left foot right foot, right”   Did you know the word feet is mentioned exactly 33 times in The Foot Book?   That’s a lot of Feet! I adore The Foot Book by Dr. Seuss and found a cute little craft to do with my girls. Now, my girls are almost 4…