40+ Stories and Activities for Kids



Here at The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids, we’re sharing free stories and links to fun activities for stuck-at-home families everywhere. They’re great for the young and the young at heart! Happier people are healthier people. Learn something new and have fun!

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The Almanac for Kids
Look Inside our new Kids Almanac

The Almanac for Kids Volume 7

Animal Heroes

A True “Captain Kid”

The Curious Crow: Friend or Foe?

Get Out Your Clams, Peewees, and Taws!

A Few Bars About Soap

Springtime Fun Around the World

A Dozen Meteorological Mysteries

The Almanac for Kids Volume 6

Get Growing!

Grow a Hideaway

How Animals Catch Their Zzzzzzzzs

Everything You Need to Know About Easter

The Farmer and the Rat

Plant a Grocery Garden!

Kids Great Finds

Pet Curiosities

The Brain: Your Own Personal Supercomputer

Got Game?

The Almanac for Kids Volume 5

Turn a Patch Into a Storybook Garden

Let’s Go Bananas!

Make Every Day Special!

Fun for Funambulists

Hooray for Hummingbirds!

Ocean Notions

Over the Moon!

The Almanac for Kids Volume 4

Bird Brainiac

Welcome a Rabble of Butterflies

The True Story of Casey and the Mudville Nine

Creatures that Glow

Oh, My Heavens!

A Tale of Two Burros

The Almanac for Kids Volume 3

Backyard Olympics

The Buzz on Bees

Cloudy with a Chance of Fish

Say What?

The Kid Who Invented TV

Jaws! The Little-known and Hard-to-swallow Facts About Sharks

Name That Vegetable

A Slice of History

What It Takes to be A Star

The Almanac for Kids Volume 2

Grow a Vegetable Forest

The Scoop on Ice Cream Through the Ages

In With the Good Out, Out With the Bad

The Reasons for the Seasons

Weather Wizards


The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids, Volume 8 is also available on Amazon