Love the Elephant and Piggie characters created by Mo Willems? Look no further! We have compiled a list of Elephant and Piggie Crafts that are guaranteed to delight kids of all ages.
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A few of our favorites include making confetti poppers with Piggie’s trademark expression, building an Elephant puppet made from paper plates, and creating a memorable friendship tree adorned with Elephant and Piggie paper dolls.
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Recommended Mo Willems Books
If your kids love Elephant and Piggie books by Mo Willem, you have to see the collection below! They might not have read some of them yet!
By reading, they are able to gain new knowledge and exercise their creativity so they can think more critically and become more emotionally mature.
Try reading these Mo Willem Books with your kids now! They’ll love the different twists and turns in the stories these books can offer.
There Is a Bird On Your Head!-An Elephant and Piggie BookWatch Me Throw the Ball!-An Elephant and Piggie BookWe Are in a Book!-An Elephant and Piggie BookShould I Share My Ice Cream?-An Elephant and Piggie BookToday I Will Fly!-An Elephant and Piggie BookWaiting Is Not Easy!-An Elephant and Piggie BookLet’s Go for a Drive!-An Elephant and Piggie BookWe Are in an ARTivity Book! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)I Am Invited to a Party!-An Elephant and Piggie Book
What are Piggie and Elephant books about?
Piggie and Elephant books by Mo Willems are great books to read with kids since they have a lot of lessons to offer. The series focuses on the themes of friendship, problem-solving, and making mistakes while providing much-needed laughter along the way.
Piggie and Gerald, the two main characters, continuously model how to be a good friend; no matter what happens, they always find a way to work through their difficulties together. Because of this, young children can understand that they don’t have to agree on everything and that even though conflicts arise, it is possible to remain friends throughout their journey.
The stories also showcase ways in which we can learn from mistakes – no matter how dire the circumstances seem – and make them into something good. All in all, Piggie and Elephant teach kids valuable life lessons that will serve them for years to come.
Recommended Elephant and Piggie Toys
Playing with toys is an essential part of childhood. It helps kids learn and grow in many different ways, most notably through its ability to stimulate their imaginations. Your kids will love these adorable Mo Willem Toys that might just lead them to love the stories behind these characters.
Elephant and Piggie nesting dollYOTTOY Mo Willems Collection | Elephant & Piggie Pair of Finger PuppetsYOTTOY Mo Willems Collection | Pair of Elephant & Piggie Soft Stuffed Animal Plush Toys – 7” & 5” SittingYOTTOY Mo Willems Collection | Elephant & Piggie Set of Durable Metal Bookends 9”H x 4”W x 7”DYOTTOY Mo Willems Collection | Piggie Anniversary Soft Stuffed Animal Plush Toy –7.5”Out of Print Elephant and Piggie Enamel Pin Set
These fun Elephant and Piggie Crafts are sure to help children become passionate about reading. From making paper finger puppets to creating door hangers out of construction paper, there is something for everyone.
Plus, your craft session will allow for plenty of educational opportunities such as mixing colors and learning new words. Not only that but all the projects were made with love – each one is unique. So don’t wait, let’s start crafting!
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