Mini Monets and Mommies: Back to School Letter B Book Art Activity

Monday, August 4, 2014

Back to School Letter B Book Art Activity

B is for Back to School! The letter is also for book, blue, baby and more words than your child can list yet. I’m big into book-making. For a while I tried sewing my own journals together – it didn’t go so well. My book activities for children are much easier, and super-fun to make.
Back to school

I’ve made holiday books, famous artists books and more. This time we’re celebrating back to school with a letter B book. This alphabet art activity is the total B package. Your child will find the letter in each and every part of the process. Brush up on B before the school bus comes, and start this project now!

Here’s What You’ll Need:

·        Card stock paper

·        Construction or printer paper

·        Scissors

·        A blue or brown marker

·        A stapler (or a hole punch and yarn)

·        Blue or brown paper, tissue paper, paint, crayons or any other art material that your child wants to use

·        Clear drying school glue

·        Child-friendly magazines

What You’ll Need to Do:

1.     Fold an 8x11-inch piece of card stock paper in half book style.

2.     Draw the letter B on the front of the paper. Make it bubble style, sizing it to fill the front of the paper.
Draw letters

3.     Cut out the B. Poke the scissors through the holes in the B and cut them out. Do this part for your child, as she could poke her hand when going through the paper.

4.     Fold 8x11-inch paper inside of the B. Cut the paper out to match the B’s outline.

5.     Open the B. Have your child color, collage or cover it with glitter glue in a B color—either blue or brown.
Alphabet craft

6.     Put the paper into the decorated B.
Kids' crafts

7.     Bind the B either by stapling it at the seams or punch holes through the left side and secure it with yarn.

8.     Look through child-friendly magazines for pictures of B words. Have your child cut them out and glue them to the pages of the book. Label the pictures with the words for your child or have her write them if she can.
Art alphabetPhoto book

Are you looking for more artsy alphabet activities? Check out my eBook the A-B-C’s of A-R-T! and follow my Pinterest board for ideas!
Follow Mini Monets and Mommies's board Letter and Literacy Kids' Crafts on Pinterest.


  1. A lovely idea, the kids would find this a lot of fun! #tuesdaytutorials

  2. Hi Erica,
    We are working on the letter B at my house this week. Thanks for the inspiration. I hope you come share again at the Love to Learn Linky party.

  3. We will be learning about letter B next week and this is GREAT!

  4. If you are tired of paying a lot of money for college write my research paper cheap services then we are looking for you. We give the best premium rates for custom essays online as well as discounts.

  5. It becomes necessary for students to identify companies that offer Cheap Term Paper Writers,to assist them in their assignments and Custom Dissertation Writing Help. The most convenient issue is that you can access the Custom Research Paper at any time and location as long as you have Internet connectivity.

  6. Online law research paper help services are very common nowadays since there are very many students seeking Law Research Writing Services and law essay writing services.

  7. We have sell some products of different custom is very useful and very low price please visits this site thanks and please share this post with your friends. 高雷中學

  8. That is really nice to hear. thank you for the update and good luck. a course in miracles

  9. Very interesting blog. Alot of blogs I see these days don't really provide anything that I'm interested in, but I'm most definately interested in this one. Just thought that I would post and let you know. acim

  10. The information you are providing that is really good. Thank for making and spending your precious time for this useful information. Thanks again and keep it up.

  11. The author has discussed a very resourceful topic in times of the pandemic. We, as a nation, cannot keep our children out of schools forever. Hence a plan needs to be implemented where children can safely go to school without getting mass infected. However, it is not recommended for parents or children to go physically to the shops for book supplies. Hence there is a need for online book shops such as KitaabNow.

  12. This is a fantastically useful post. I really enjoyed reading your post. What a fantastic reveal. If you're seeking for a competitive exam website that will keep you up to date on job openings, Examinity is the right website for you.

  13. This is a fantastically useful post. I really enjoyed reading your post. What a fantastic reveal. If you're seeking for a competitive exam website that will keep you up to date on job openings, is the right website for you

  14. Check This Outread this article weblinkpublished here click sitehave a peek at this website