For Teachers, Librarians & Parents

Looking for ways to use Kevin Henkes books in your classroom, library, or home? Download lots of useful teaching guides and fun activities here!

Downloadable Activities:

Waiting Memory Cards

A Good Day Activities

Chester and Wilson’s Safety Word Search

Lilly’s Big Day Matching Game

Lilly’s Big Day Maze

Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse Connect-the-Dots

Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse Maze

My Garden Activities

Old Bear Activities

Wemberly Activity Guide

Lilly’s Big Day Coloring Sheet

Lilly’s Big Day Printable Stickers

Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse Coloring Page

Mouse Recipes

More Mouse Recipes


Downloadable Teaching and Discussion Guides:

Common Core-Aligned Kevin Henkes Author Study

Penny and Her Song

Teaching Guide: The World of Kevin Henkes Activity Booklet (Updated)

Little White Rabbit

Bird Lake Moon

Olive’s Ocean



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