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Children and adults will love this book, Denslow's
Humpty Dumpty by author and illustrator W.W. Denslow.
This book is available to read
online at the International Children's Digital Library in several
Plugin is required.
This book is part of an exhibition "Clearing
the Hurdle," at this digital library. This exhibition
highlights books that help children to deal with obstacles in many
forms, and how to triumph over the problems they encounter with
"This is a story about Humpty Dumpty's son and how he avoids
making the same mistakes his father made. His father fell off a wall,
was cracked open, and no one was able to put him back together. With
the advice and help of a hen and a farmer’s wife, the son overcomes
the mistake his father made by taking precautions. He now travels
around the world, without fear of breaking, and bringing joy to all he
sees! Sometimes we can learn from mistakes from others in order to
overcome a challenge."
Activities for a Humpty Dumpty Theme >
> Printable color nursery rhyme
color poster, music online, several coloring pages.
Craft > Humpty Dumpty Finger Puppet Activity > oval shape
Craft > Design your own Humpty Dumpty paper craft.
coloring, shape > oval practice.
Eggs theme: Various activities
Review activities and
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