One of our favorite Fall Themes for Preschoolers is apples. It’s one that we can use when introducing the alphabet or just because it’s one of the first signs for fall that we see around us and can excite the sense and enjoy. We’ve collected together our favorite Apple Themed Books for Toddlers and Preschoolers to share with you. Scroll down and you will found our ready-made activity plans for a week of Apple fun with your preschoolers and older toddlers.
Favorite Apple Books To Read with Toddlers and Preschoolers
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There are lots of apple books out there for toddlers, preschoolers and you to read together. We’ve read through lots and picked out the best and hope that you enjoy them with your children too.
Ten Apples Up On Top! by Dr Seuss
Ten Apples Up on Top! by Dr Seuss is a fun counting and apple books. Three silly friends discover as they balance the apples on their head that they can do silly things like jumping rope, skating and drinking milk!
Ten Red Apples by Pat Hutchins
Another fun counting and apple book is 10 Red Apples by Pat Hutchins. One of our favourites and one that we have featured a couple of times in our apple-themed week here on The Virtual Book Club for Kids.
Count backwards as the animals on the farm gradually eat the apples on the tree but will there be enough for the farmer and the farmer’s wife.
Apples, Apples, Apples by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace
If you would like to mix a little fact with your stories then Apples, Apples, Apples by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace is a fantastic book for you and your little ones to read together.
In the story the bunny family head to the orchard to pick some apples and along the way the farmer teaches them all about the apples and how they grow.
Apple Pie ABC by Alison Murray
The loveable puppy in this book really wants to get the pie and who can blame him. Go through the alphabet with him learning the letters as you go.
Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett
This simple book apple book Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett introduces colours and objects. Using just the 4 things you and your toddlers and preschoolers will love this fun and simple book.
Apples by Gail Gibbons
Probably the best book the learn about apples on our list. Gail Gibbons Apples is a great book to read together.
Covering topics from the story of Johnny Appleseed through to how to bake an apple pie and the life cycle of the apple it’s a great non-fiction book for toddlers and preschoolers to enjoy.
Apple Themed Week Activity Plans from The Virtual Book Club for Kids
Featuring Ten Red Apples by Pat Hutchings this Activity Plan for Apple Week from 2018 has 5 simple activities for you and your kids to do together. Pick your favorites or do all 5 from the selection.
Find Apple Themed Activities to Go with These Book Recommendations
If you are looking for more ideas then check out our handpicked apple-themed activities for preschoolers over on Pinterest in our Apple Week Board.
More Book Recommendations from The Virtual Book Club for Kids
Although we love featuring a book each week with our weekly activity plans here on The Virtual Book Club for Kids we do also love sharing additional book recommendations alongside the themes so you can add to your reading for the week. Here are some of our picks for you to explore as well.
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