A “Seusstastic” Day: Activities to Celebrate Dr. Seuss

I’ve had this idea for quite some time that it would be fun to take some of my old posts and pull them together by theme.  I often run across old posts I’ve forgotten about, and I know most of you probably haven’t seen them either! 

Because the birthday of Dr. Seuss is coming up, I thought I would compile all of my activities and give you a sample day — a look at how I would schedule a Dr. Seuss Theme Morning at my own house!

A Seusstastic Day:  Crafts, Snacks, and Activities to Celebrate Dr. Seuss

Crafts, Activities, and Snacks for Dr. Seuss’ Birthday!!


natural green eggs and ham recipe

8:30 AM:  For breakfast, we begin with a Green Eggs and Ham recipe (you can also try our “natural” version of the green eggs)!  I’ve done this several times with various classes, but never at home because of my daughter’s egg allergies.  Now that she’s recently outgrown them, we made them this year!!

9 AM:  Make a Dr. Seuss “Cat in the Hat” craft!

9:30 AM:  Read-a-thon!  Pull out all those old Dr. Seuss favorites and try some new ones, too!

Our faves:


10:15 AM:  Time for a science experiment!  Mix up some of this Oobleck recipe.  If you’ve never tried it, you should!!

10:45 AM:  Make and play Ten Apples Up On Top!

11:15 AM:  Time for Lunch!  Make “Cat in the Hat” Pizza.

12:30 PM:  Make a tasty Dr. Seuss Cat-in-the-Hat Ice Cream Snack.

1:00 PM:  Naptime for EVERYBODY!!  :)


For more Dr. Seuss crafts and activites:

Find printable units and packets for Dr. Seuss’ birthday at:

Find linkies with all kinds of Seuss activities at:

Check out my Dr. Seuss Pinterest Board

About Stacie Nelson

is the creator of MotherhoodOnADime.com. She is passionate about encouraging moms and giving them creative, yet simple, activities to do with their children. A bargain-hunter by nature, she enjoys sharing deals and freebies.

She also loves extra dark chocolate, jogging, writing, cooking dairy and gluten-free, and attempting to declutter her book-filled rooms. Faith and family are her top priorities, and she seeks to encourage others to live life on purpose.

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