May Monthly Activities

Books to Read!

How Do Dinosaurs Learn Their Colors? by Jane Yolen and Mark Teague
Play and Learn: Colors by Roger Priddy
A Color of His Own by Leo Lionni
My Very First Book of Colors by Eric Carle
White Rabbit’s Color Book by Alan Baker
Bear Sees Colors by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman
Monsters Love Colors by Mike Austin
Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh
The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers
Duck and Goose Colors by Tad Hills
The Color Kittens by Margaret Wise Brown, Alice Provensen, and Martin Provensen
Spot’s Favorite Colors by Eric Hill
Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
Elmer’s Colors by David McKee
Blue Hat, Green Hat by Sandra Boynton
Coat of Many Colors by Dolly Parton and Judith Sutton
Edible Colors by Jennifer Vogel Bass
Red Lace, Yellow Lace by Mark Casey, Judith Herbst, and Jenny Stanley
Are You Ready To Play Outside? by Mo Willems
Can I Play Outside? by Matthew Price and Atsuko Moro Zumi
Mrs. Piggle Wiggle by Betty MacDonald and Alexandra Boiger
Playing Outside With Kitty by C. D. Shelton
The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle
The Poky Little Puppy by Janette Sebring Lowrey
Slither Slide, What’s Outside? by Nora Hilb, Simon Shapiro, and Sheryl Shapiro
Color Farm by Lois Ehlert
Mommy Hugs by Anne Gutman and Georg Hallensleben
I Love My Mommy Because . . . by Laurel Porter Gaylord and Ashley Wolff
Mommy Calle Me Monkeypants by J. D. Lester and Hiroe Nakata
I Love You, Mommy by Jillian Harker and Kristina Stephenson


Artwork by Patrick Girouard iREAD 2014 Summer Reading Program

Around VA

Check out Festivals and Events happening in May around the state.