Christmas Read and Play

We love reading Christmas picture books! There’s nothing better than cuddling up with a stack of books. We joined up with an awesome group of bloggers to share kids activities to go with our favorite Christmas books for kids!

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Read Mooseltoe: A Moose and a Dream and play with 3 Fun Mooseltoe activities with Lalymom.


Read The Animals’ Santa and make Christmas Snow Globes.


Read The Polar Express and try making cocoa with BPhotoArt.


Read Snowmen at Christmas and play with a Snowman Sensory Box from Where Imagination Grows.


Read  Bear Stays Up for Christmas and make a kid-friendly quilt craft with Rubber Boots and Elf Shoes.


Read Olive, the Other Reindeer and make a reindeer ornament with P is for Preschooler.


Read Aliens Love Panta Claus and try making an Underpants Christmas Tree with Adventures of Adam.


Read Father Fox’s Christmas Rhymes and play with DIY Christmas Printables with Wise Owl Factory.


Read Inside, Outside Christmas and play with DIY picture sort printables with Wise Owl Factory.


Read Star Bright: A Christmas Story and do a star activity with Bambini Travel.


Read The Jolly Christmas Postman and have fun with pretend Christmas mail play from One Time Through.


Read How the Grinch Stole Christmas! and make a Cardboard tube Grinch and Max with Cutting Tiny Bites

… or play a guessing and counting game with A Little Pinch of Perfect.


Read The Gift of Nothing and make a Gift Box with HandMade Kids Art.

Read Quiet Bunny & Noisy Puppy and play a lower case b and d game with My Bright Firefly.


Read The Gingerbread Man and play with Pretend Play Gingerbread Man printables from Totschooling.


Read Russell’s Christmas Magic and make  a Light Up Sheep with Adventures of Adam.


Read My Penguin Osbert: Midi Edition and make a Pom Pom Penguin craft with Artsy Momma.


Read Night Tree and make wild life treats from Kitchen Floor Crafts.


Read Santa’s Favorite Story: Santa Tells the Story of the First Christmas and create Nativity Christmas Art from Fun a day.


Read Song of the Stars: A Christmas Story and make a nativity play with Bare Feet on the Dasbhoard.


Read The Legend of the Christmas Stocking and play a stocking sight word game with The Educators’ Spin On It.

Check out all the read and play ideas on our Pinterest board!

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