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We have had such a blast incorporating the story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff into our crafts and play this month. So, I thought I would see what activities others are doing. And I’ve gathered a variety of activities for you and your kids to enjoy: over 20 fun Three Billy Goats Gruff activities for kids, plus some open-ended toys that can be used for your own 3 Billy Goat Gruff play and learning, too!
So Many Fun Three Billy Goats Gruff Activities!
From cute preschool goat crafts to free printables, fun goat-theme games to creative art activities, these engaging activities for The Three Billy Goats Gruff will surely bring the classic story to life for any child.
24 Fun Three Billy Goats Gruff Activities for Kids
3 Billy Goats Gruff Crafts
Incorporate some shape learning into your early literacy lesson with this craft that has preschoolers creating cute goats out of basic shapes!
The rim of a white paper plate makes the perfect horns for this cute paper plate goat craft inspired by Janet Steven’s version of The Three Billy Goats Gruff.
This clever letter G-shaped goat craft is perfect for some hands-on preschool alphabet learning.
Kids of all ages will love the abstract blotto painting technique used to create their own Billy Goat Gruff-inspired troll art.
It doesn’t get more hands-on than a cute handprint craft! Pair this adorable handprint goat craft with a reading of your favorite version of Three Billy Goats Gruff.
This cute paper plate goat mask will surely result in hours of 3 Billy Goats Gruff-inspired play for toddlers and preschoolers.
A free template makes this billy goat puppet craft easy peasy. And, the kids can use their puppets to act out the story of Billy Goats Gruff!
Try this goat bookmark craft with older elementary kids who are learning about the classic folk story.
Help your child turn a common toilet paper roll into a cute little standing goat with cotton ball beard and hair.
Printable Three Billy Goats Gruff Activities
Help kids learn and practice visual discrimination skills with these goat-themed printable games.
This free printable pack boasts over 50 worksheets for easy preschool learning around the theme of the classic folktale.
Download and print this free printable craft for your kids to make some easy and adorable goat headbands.
A kids goat craft doesn’t get much easier than this — just print, cut, and paste!
Here’s another free printable pack full of preschool learning pages in the theme of 3 Billy Goats Gruff.
This free printable packet of fairy tale-themed playdough mats includes a couple of goat-themed playdough mats perfect for your Billy Goats Gruff lessons.
Kids will love acting out the story of the Three Billy Goats using this kid-friendly printable reader’s theater skit.
Billy Goats Gruff STEAM Activities
Turn your early literacy lesson into a STEM challenge by having students build rafts to help the Billy Goats avoid the bridge.
This clever goat-themed counting activity is actually inspired by the book, Let’s Count Goats! But, both the book and activity would pair nicely with The 3 Billy Goats Gruff, too.
Try this fun hands-on activity for Billy Goats Gruff that uses LEGOs to capture kids’ interest and imagination.
More 3 Billy Goats Activities for Kids
Extend your toddler or preschool child’s learning with some sensory play after reading the classic fairy tale together.
Set up a pretend stream and bridge (like with a curved wooden balance board) for a simple Billy Goats Gruff activity that gets kids moving.
Add some music and creativity to your little ones folk tale fun using this cute song and fingerplay.
Toys to Pair with The Three Billy Goats Gruff:
Check out these toys that are perfect for pair with your Billy Goat Gruff learning…
Goat Figures 4pcs SetThe Puppet Company Traditional Story Sets Three Billy Goats Gruff & Troll Book and Finger Puppets SetWooden Building Blocks SetBearington Garret Plush Gray Goat Stuffed AnimalFlannel Board Story SetDisney-Pixar’s Toy Story 4 Billy Goat & Gruff with Sound EffectsLEGO StoryTales DUPLO Brick SetDouglas Goat Lil’ Handful Plush Stuffed AnimalPagreberya Goat Horns HeadbandAndux Cute Plush Hand Puppet Soft Stuffed Animal ToyWooden Wobble Balance Board for Kids
Children’s Books to Pair with Your 3 Billy Goats Gruff Activities:
Add one (or more!) of these Billy Goats Gruff books to your child’s play and learning…
The Three Billy Goats GruffThe Three Billy Goats GruffThe Three Billy Goats GruffTrip Trap Trouble: A story about the Three Billy Goats Gruff and gratitudeListen, My Bridge Is SO Cool!: The Story of the Three Billy Goats Gruff as Told by the TrollThe Three Billy Goats FluffSuper Billy Goats Gruff: A Graphic Novel
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