#131 - The Little Engine that Could by Watty Piper

Summary: First published in 1930, The Little Engine That Could has charmed countless children over the years with its story of kindness, determination, and ultimately, success.  

Readers respond to the mantra of the little engine as she chants, “I think I can. I think I can. I think I can.” The message is inspirational: Try as hard as you can; don't give up.

Suggested Activity: Pack it Up

Get out a suitcase and pack for a pretend trip. Help your child think of all the things he/she would need to pack for a trip.

Suggested Activity: A to Z

Make an Alphabet Train by lining up something that begins with each letter of the alphabet (apple, box, crayon, etc).