April 29

Sing a Song

Mother Goose Time!
Jack and Jill Went Up the Hill

Jack and Jill went up the hill
To fetch a pail of water;
Jack fell down and broke his crown,
and Jill came tumbling after.

Watch

Learn about El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day)

Try This

Try these coloring sheets, word finds, and more to celebrate Children's Book Day (including a recipe for a book cake)! You can also make cookies and use your favorite children's books for inspiration for decorations.

Read a Book

Here are two book recommendations for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries.

  • Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day= celebremos El día de los niños/El día de los libros by Pat Mora; illustrated by Rafael López
  • Whoever You Are by Mem Fox; illustrated by Leslie Staub

Explore More

See the April Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!