Gather Around The Raft

By Holly Giles

Gather Around The Raft



Our Gathering Tables series takes classic literature pieces and provides ways to enjoy the process of reading together in many ways.

  • 3-4 hands-on crafts and activities
  • recipes children can help with
  • art cards
  • geography
  • sensory play section
  • printable sheets to record the activities
  • field trip suggestions and activities
  • video links
  • poetry
  • moms quiet time

The raft is a wonderful story about a boy spending the summer alone with his quirky grandmother. He learns about nature, love, and art through his adventures on the river. A classic to revisit year after year.