We love Julia Donaldson books and today I’m sharing our favourite The Snail and The Whale craft ideas and activities to make and do alongside reading the book. There’s lots of inspiration here with everything from sensory play to teaching ideas and from paper plate crafts and origami to measuring activities, reading worksheets and process art – tons of fun ideas!
The Snail And The Whale Craft Ideas and Activities
As well as loads of The Snail and The Whale craft ideas you’dd find some fun educational activities as well so you can choose the activities that are best suited to your kids age and interests. All the activities are shared in the order in which they appear in the image below but with 20 The Snail and The Whale activities for kids there’s obviously more ideas than there are in the picture so make sure you take a look through the whole list to find yourself some new favourites. Want to make sure you don’t forget any of these ideas? Be sure to bookmark this page or pin the image below! Want more activities for Julia Donaldson books? You’ll find some more inspiration at the bottom of this page.
CD snail from Arty Crafty Kids
The Snail and The Whale movable paper plate craft from Crafts on Sea
W is for Whale craft from Kids Activities Blog
The Snail and The Whale painted rock from The Inspiration Edit
Whale suncatcher from A Little Pinch of Perfect
The Snail and The Whale sensory bin from Growing Book By Book
Sea shell whale from Crafts on Sea
Paper plate whale from Crafts on Sea
Whale measuring activities from Preschool Powol Packets
Shake painted snail rocks from Kids Craft Room
The Snail and The Whale process art from To Be A Kid Again
Model magic snail and whale from 3 Dinosaurs
Story telling wheel for The Snail and The Whale from Rainy Day Mum
The Snail and The Whale teaching ideas from Teaching Ideas
Egg carton whales from I Heart Crafty Things
Origami whales from Red Ted Art
Paper bag whale from A Little Pinch of Perfect
Tissue paper snail from Fireflies and Mudpies
Button snail from I Heart Arts and Crafts
More Activities for Julia Donaldson books
Have you seen our paper bag puppets for The Scarecrows Wedding? Perfect for a bit of imaginative play!
Or this What The Ladybird Heard paper plate craft can be adapted for young or older kids
Love sensory play? This Superworm sensory bin is great fun!