Title: The Velveteen Rabbit
Author: Margery Williams
Publisher: Double & Company, Inc.
Publication Date:
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Gr. 3-4

Overview: The Velveteen Rabbit is a magical story. It makes children believe that anything can happen. It is the story about a velveteen rabbit, who was loved by a small boy. They share incredible adventures and moments together. The author does a great job personifying the rabbit, and giving him all the human characteristics children want and believe their teddy bears have.

Activity: Have children bring their favorite toy to class, and have them share one of the most amazing stories or experiences they have shared with their toy. Then have them create their own “velveteen rabbit”, by using socks, cotton, eyes, noses, and whiskers. They can also paint and name their rabbit.

Reviewer’s Name:
Belen Ubeda