Here is a simple toilet roll craft of a bull, which is perfect to use with Ferdinand the Bull by Munro Leaf.
Another great activity would be to celebrate Tomie DePaola’s Strega Nona character! Make a cardstock picture frame, and glue pasta around the frame and then paint it.
Daly, Niki. BRAVO, ZAN ANGELO! Angelo wants to be a Commedia Dell’ Arte clown like his grandfather.
DePaola, Tomie. STREGA NONA. Strega Nona’s helper Anthony uses her magic pasta pot, but it won’t stop making pasta because he forgot the magic word to turn it off!
DePaola, Tomie. TONY’S BREAD. An original story of how panetonne, the Italian Christmas bread, came to be.
Duff, Maggie. THE PRINCESS AND THE PUMPKIN. A folktale from the isle of Marjorca.
Leaf, Munro. THE STORY OF FERDINAND. The classic story of the bull who would rather sniff the flowers than be in a bull fight.
Sierra, Judy. THE BEAUTIFUL BUTTERFLY. The butterfly wants to marry the mouse, because he sings so sweetly.