Inspire gratitude and thankfulness this year by snuggling up with your kiddos and reading a children’s book. During the holidays, we as parents usually focus more on thankfulness, but I encourage you to approach this concept year-round. There are important lessons to be gleaned from these books to help you cultivate a spirit of gratitude and thankfulness in your children.
15 Books to Inspire Gratitude and Thankfulness
Each of these Gratitude books for kids offers sweet lessons that inspire gratitude and thanksgiving.
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The Secret of Saying Thanks by Douglas Wood
Gratitude Soup by Olivia Rosewood
Thanksgiving Books for Kids
Grateful: A Song of Giving Thanks by John Bucchino
Thankful by Eileen Spinelli
I’m Thankful Each Day by P.K. Hallinan
Books to Inspire Gratitude
An Awesome Book of Thanks by Dallas Clayton
Bear Says Thanks by Karma Wilson
Giving Thanks by Jonathan London
The Blessing Cup by Patricia Polacco
Books About Being Grateful
Today I am Grateful by Lorraine Miller
Gratitude is a funny thing by Kathy Walsh
The Things I’m Grateful For… by Arnie Lightning
Look and Be Grateful by Tomie dePaola
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig
Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message by Cheif Jake Swamp
Model Gratitude for your children to see!
- Start a Gratitude Journal either individually or as a family!
- Talk about the things you are grateful for.
How will you inspire gratitude and thankfulness this year?
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Did you know that You ARE an Artist has Chalk Pastel lessons for Fall?
There are even lessons for the Preschool aged kiddos!
And lessons for EVERYONE to enjoy!
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Mother of 3 says
We love Bear Says Thanks and Thankful; these others look amazing too.