Create a construction themed story time at home by using the following suggestions:


The Magic Toolbox cover The Magic Toolbox by Mie Araki

Alphabet Under Construction by Denise Fleming cover Alphabet Under Construction by Denise Fleming


Make your own tool belt by using felt, velcro, and the links listed below to print the tools you will need.


  • Felt
  • Sticky back velcro
  • Crayons or markers
  • Scissors
  • Measuring tape
  • Printer


  • Cut felt 2 inches wide by the length of the childs waist. Add a couple of inches to the length to attach velcro.
  • Print tools from the links listed below:
  • Color and cut out tools.
  • Attach sticky back velcro to the back of each tool. Also attach sticky back velcro to one side of the felt tool belt.