Fun and Learning with HarperCollins Children's Books
Welcome to the HarperCollins Children’s Books Fun and Learning hub. Here you can find book recommendations and free activities for young readers of all ages, from pre-schoolers to teens!
It’s hard keeping everyone entertained and happy at home – but we’re here to help!
Fun and Learning with Picture Books
Little cubs will adore these Paddington activity sheets!
These beautiful and FREE activity sheets are designed to engage even the youngest of readers, with spot the difference, colouring in and dot to dot all included! … Read More
Fun activity sheets starring Parsley the Lion!
Rediscover Michael Bond’s classic tales of Parsley the Lion with these fun activity sheets! Step into the Herb Garden for fun and adventures with the one and only Parsley the Lion and this pack of fun activity sheets. From Michael Bond, the best-loved creator of Paddington… Read More
Marshmallow Pie activity sheets
Meet Marshmallow Marmaduke Vanilla-Bean Sugar-Pie Fluffington-Fitz-Noodle – otherwise known as Marshmallow Pie, the Cat Superstar – a big, fluffy cat with an even bigger personality! Pie is the narrator and star of a fabulously funny young fiction series by author-illustrator extraordinaire Clara Vulliamy. Read More
Fun and Learning for 8-12 year olds
Teaching resources for When we got Lost in Dreamland
These free teaching resources have been created by the experts at Teach Primary. A topic map offers a wide range of ideas to explore with children, including writing, creating, investigating and discussing as well as work across the curriculum using this book as inspiration. The… Read More
Fun and Learning
Download this pack of beautifully designed teaching resources based on Michael Morpurgo’s Toto, suitable for pupils aged 7 and up. Toto is a surprising, charming and uplifting twist on The Wizard of Oz. Told by a very special and beloved character, Dorothy’s pet dog Toto, this is… Read More
Listen to this extract from Pages & Co.: Tilly and the Lost Fairy Tales by Anna James, read by Aysha Kala!
Tilly Pages is a bookwanderer; she can travel inside books, and even talk to the characters she meets there. But Tilly’s powers are put to the test when fairytales start leaking book magic and causing havoc . . .
On a wintery visit to Paris, Tilly and her best friend Oskar bravely bookwander into the land of fairytales to find that characters are getting lost, stories are all mixed-up, and mysterious plot holes are opening without warning. Can Tilly work out who, or what, is behind the chaos so everyone gets their happily-ever-after?