Sing a Song
(Tune: “Jingle Bells”)
April fool, April fool,
April fool today.
You fool me and I fool you,
Then we laugh and say –
April fool, April fool!
It’s so fun to play.
You fool me and I fool you.
That’s how we play today.
April Fools with Martha Speaks
It’s April Fools' Day! Tell a story about someone who plays a trick or joke. Make something silly like mashed potatoes disguised as ice cream or make a “cake” out of meatloaf!
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.
- How to Trick the Tooth Fairy by Erin Russell
- Max & Ruby's Preschool Pranks by Rosemary Wells
See the April Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!
- April Fools' Day activities from Enchanted Learning
Recipes for fun food to eat today and lots of printables to try at home!
- How Did April Fools' Day Begin?