Educator Resources

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Teacher's Guides

Our books are fun, but contain a great deal of useful information, too. Discover materials created specifically to help Tanglewood titles come alive in the classroom setting.

Activity & Event Kits

From art projects, to writing prompts, to reflection pieces — find ideas for many of our titles that result in fun in the classroom, bookstore, library, or home.

The Kissing Hand Series

The Kissing Hand
»» Download the Event Kit
»» Download the Community Unity Sheet

Play pin-the-tail on Chester:
»» Download pdf for 8.5 X 11 printing
»» Download pdf for 11 x 17 printing

Make Chester and his mother into puppets.
»» Download the puppets pdf

Find all 26 animals in the illustrations of the book, and draw your own.
»» Download the drawing pdf

A Kiss Goodbye
»» Click here for two drawing activities.

Chester Raccoon and the Acorn Full of Memories
»» Take a book walk and share student memories with these activity sheets.

Pocket Full of Kisses
»» Click here to make your own pocket full of hearts to give to people you love, and a great bookmark!


Argyle Fox
Color your very own kite with Argyle.


Is a Worry Worrying You?
Make a worry box and send your worries away, or make worry dolls to tell your troubles to. Click here for the activity sheets and instructions.


The Mice of Bistrot des Sept Freres
»» Download Christmas mouse paper dolls
»» Count in French with these flash cards
»» Make a paper bag mouse puppet
»» Make Chef Marcel’s chef hat
»» Color a “read” poster with Petite Michelle
»» Download a recipe card for the famous cheese soup
»» Play a French word matching game
»» Make a fabric mouse


My Dog, My Cat
»» Download the Classroom Activity Kit and the Bookstore Event Kit.

Common Core

Tanglewood has many titles that align with the Common Core. Download the PDF to integrate state standards into the classroom with our popular titles.

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