See the links below to play games and download plans to make fun stuff!

Balloons Over Broadway Educator’s Guide

Just in time for Thanksgiving festivities and celebrating the art of puppetry, this guide connects to Common Core State Standards. Includes many links to wonderful resources.

A Splash of Red:The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

A new Discussion Guide that introduces young readers to an American treasure–a celebrated artist and a remarkable artist.

A River of Words Activity Kit

Activities celebrating the poet, William Carlos Williams. A Caldecott Honor Book, New York Times Best Illustrated and an ALA Notable book.

The Boy Who Drew Birds Activity Kit

Author Jacqueline Davies has a created an amazing guide with activities for all ages.

The Sleepy Little Alphabet

Judy Sierra generates smiles and giggles from young readers, proving that a love of books is contagious.

Carmine: A Little More Red Activity Kit

Meet Carmine…A new twist on Little Red Riding Hood and an ALA Notable Book and a New York Times Best Illustrated book.

Balloons Over Broadway Activity Kit

Everything you need to celebrate the Macy’s Parade on Thanksgiving Day, or any day! The 2012 Sibert Medal Award, An ALA Notable book, The Bank Street Books Flora Straus Award, and The NCTE Orbis Pictus Award.


A memory game for all ages.

Egypt: The Big Dig Quiz

Take a quiz about the ancient world of Egypt, and see if you can get them all right!

Color Me!

Choose from 4 fantastic coloring pages to download and put your own creative spin on!

The Sleepy Little Alphabet

An activity guide for the little letters in Alphabet Town.

Balloons Over Broadway Puppet Paddle

A sneak preview of the activity kit for Balloons Over Broadway. A ready to use puppet!