Pigeon Books Games Activities

Pigeon and Bus Activities inspired by Mo Willems: Letter Activity Finding match is a fun way to being to learn letters and letter sounds with a child. Use some images to discover which letter starts with that letter. We gather a few sets of letters as most usually have just one of each letters. .the “Book Bag” columnist for School Library Media Activities Monthly and the author of Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3: A Read-Aloud Guide (Libraries.

  1. Don't Let The Pigeon Activities
  2. Pigeon Books Games Activities Kindergarten

When prepping for our author study, I came across a wonderful resource! It’s called Pigeon Presents, and has all kinds of activities both you and your students will love! Whether you are looking for games, newly released books by Willems, or ready-to-draw videos — it’s all in there, and so much more! Pigeon book study companion activities to go with ANY Pigeon book in the series by Mo Willems Busy Kids Happy MomNew Teachers Piggie And ElephantElephant HatElephant CraftsElephant CostumesPig CostumesBook CostumesStorybook Character CostumesStorybook CharactersReading Buddies 'Elephant & Piggie' Theme - Mask 4 Pack.

Mo Willems always brings a lot of fun to our classroom! His books are entertaining and the kids always have a great time. These highly engaging “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus” themed activities are sure to be a hit with your young learners. See below a list of my recommendation. Hope you enjoy!


#1 Pigeon Book Study for ANY Pigeon Series Book by Mo Willems

This pack can be used as a whole class activity or during small group guided reading time. Just copy a pack for each student. You may choose to use pages that best fit your students’ learning abilities.

source: Anita Bremer

#2 Pigeon – Paper Bag Puppet

The pages can be printed on regular copy paper, construction paper or on card stock for extra sturdiness. Once printed, have kids color/paint, cut and glue the puppet pieces together.

source: Cheeky Cherubs

#3 Pigeon Freebie

Check out this freebie for one of my favorite back to school books, Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus. These activities are perfect for getting little ones excited about reading and writing.

Jonelle Bell A Place Called Kindergarten

#4 Don’t Let the Pigeon…Activity Pack!

This fun 18-page unit is perfect to use when studying Mo Willems or reading “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus”.

Kristen Brooks Dankovich

#5 Primary GATE with Caldecott — “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!” Mo Willems
Let’s have some fun along with the Pigeon and expand DOK along the way! This lesson will lead your primary GATE students through four challenging activities, culminating in an artistic response showing why they “never get to do anything!” either.

Portable Gifted and Talented

#6 Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus Activity Pack & More!

Mo Willems is by far one of my favorite authors! I created this Pigeon pack to enhance our learning while reading the books. Looking for some great math & reading activities to go along with your Mo Willems Pigeon books? This 59-page packet has everything a K-2nd-grade teacher would need to enhance their Mo Willems author study! Pigeon is such an adorable character. My students love reading about him and learning about real pigeons within this unit as well.


Kinder Sparks

#7 Pigeon Needs a Babysitter {A Literature Take-Home Bag}

After reading any (or all!) of the Pigeon books by Mo Willems, you will tell your students that Pigeon cannot be left at school alone at night because he gets into trouble when he isn’t supervised. He needs to have a babysitter and you were wondering if they could help!

source: Foxwell Forest

#8 FREE Writing Activity: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!!

I hope you find this free writing activity useful in your classroom! It pairs with the amazing story “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!” by Mo Willems

Don't Let The Pigeon Activities

source: Khrys Greco

#9 Make Your Own Pigeon Books

If your kiddos LOVE Mo Willems as much as mine, you must introduce them to these easy print a go books! There are two 8 page books with puppets. Students create their own stories in the blank speech bubbles. The books are a great addition to any writing center!

Kate in Kinder

#10 Close Read: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus

Pigeon Books Games Activities Kindergarten

This 95-page unit includes everything you need to engage in transportation themed Close Read. This unit is broken down in an easy to use 5-day lesson plan.

Erin Eberhart Lynch

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