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Are you looking for a fun way to incorporate books into your homeschool Halloween activities? These free Little Blue Truck’s Halloween activities are just what you need!
Designed for kids in preschool, kindergarten, and first or second grade, these print-and-go worksheets can be used to supplement your existing Halloween lessons or as the basis for an entire book-based unit study.
Because these activities require no preparation, they’re perfect for use at home and in the classroom. They can even be incorporated into your children’s story hour activities.
Completing book-based activities is a fun way for preschoolers to learn as they dive into the book in a brand new way.
After reading Little Blue Truck’s Halloween by Alice Shertle, your kids can complete some or all of the worksheets in this pack to further their learning.
From coloring pages to cut-and-paste activities, these printables are sure to please any young fans of Little Blue Truck.
In Little Blue Truck’s Halloween, we follow Little Blue Truck as he picks up his animal friends for a costume party. Kids will love lifting the flaps to discover who’s wearing each costume.
Little Blue Truck’s Halloween Activities
Below, you’ll find some fun teaching ideas and a printable book companion to help make this a meaningful read-aloud for your kids.
After reading the story with your kids, choose a fun snack and a craft to extend the experience.
The book companion below goes perfectly with this story. The activities will help you dig deeper into the book with your kids.
If you don’t have a copy of Little Blue Truck’s Halloween on hand, you can show the video below to your kids before moving onto the activities.
Fun Connections to Make
• Halloween – Little Blue Truck and his friends are celebrating Halloween with a costume party. This is a fun time to talk about Halloween traditions and your plans for trick-or-treating with your little ones.
• Farm Animals – Most of Little Blue Truck’s friends live on the farm. You can talk about animals on the farm, the sounds they make, and what they provide for us in terms of food.
• Transportation – Talk about how the friends hop in Little Blue Truck to get a ride to the party. What other types of transportation can your kids name?
Halloween Activities for Kids
It’s that time of year again! Halloween is just around the corner, and that means it’s time for some fun Halloween fine motor worksheets.
Little ones can strengthen fine motor skills as they practice using scissors on these free printable Halloween cutting worksheets.
Looking for a fun way to help your kids with their Halloween writing skills? Check out our free printable Halloween sentence building worksheets!
Strengthen motor skills and hand-eye coordination with these adorable Halloween lacing cards.
Are you looking for a fun and festive way to work on scissor skills with your kids? This Frankenstein-themed Halloween cutting activity is the perfect way to get into the Halloween spirit while practicing fine motor skills.
Little Blue Truck Printables
This pack of book-based worksheets is perfect for your Halloween lesson plans. There are twelve activities which include:
- a story map
- parts of speech practice
- writing prompts
- handwriting practice
- word search
- abc order
- and more!
MORE LITTLE BLUE TRUCK BOOKS
Fill your book basket with a great collection of Little Blue Truck books. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
Round Out Your Unit with These Activities
These Halloween Lacing Boards are designed to make learning fun. They’re great for teaching kids fine motor skills, precise hand movements, and how to focus their attention. Your children will have so much fun with this toy, they won’t realize they are learning.
This LEGO set features a Vampire with large fangs, movable claws, vest, bow tie and a billowing black cape, plus a small pet bat with movable wings!
I love to incorporate movies and videos into our unit studies whenever possible. They’re perfect for sick days or rainy days. Here are a few ideas for kids: