October 26

My Birthday Cake

My birthday cake is pink and white
(Make round circle with arms)
Lighted candles make it bright.
1,2,3,4,5 pink candles
(Hold up fingers)
What a pretty sight.
(Wiggle fingers)

Read a book

book cover
Billions of Bricks: A Counting Book About Building by Kurt Cyrus

Here is a book recommendation for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries.

Try This

Talk about birthdays. Point out your child’s birthday and those of other family members on a calendar. Talk about the ages of your family members.


Strega Nona

Explore More

  • Juice Box Dolls
    – Everyone in the family can make a juice box doll decorated as family members, animals, or a just plain wacky doll!
  • Sandwich Box Monster
    – Turn an empty box into a not-so-scary monster friend.