The Hole Story of the Doughnut - Activities
Here's the true story of the doughnut's invention--read by me--the author!
Doughnut Creations: Students of Flanders Elementary in East Lyme, CT attended online sessions during the Covid-19 Quarantine. Here are some of the delicious, calorie-free doughnuts they created after hearing this book. Thanks to Heather DeLouchry, Flanders Librarian, and to Eric, Victoria, Jillian, and Lucia.
Readers Theater Script: Act out a fictionalized version of the exact morning the doughnut was invented with this script for 8 readers.
Make doughnuts out of socks! Directions here from The Crafty Girls for a no-sew project that makes realistic-looking doughnuts and is a lot of fun.
An Educational Excuse to Eat Doughnuts: Jennifer, The Organized Homeschooler, has posted a number of fun ideas on her web site.
At Flanders Elementary in East Lyme, CT, first graders in Mrs. Moore's class posted created their own favorite doughnuts in preparation for my author visit. Yum!
Learn more about the illustrator, Vincent Kirsch.