Find the full list of United Kingdom activities for kids right here!

March 2021 Global Children’s Book Club Schedule

Chapter Book Schedule

I will discuss The Boy at The Back of the Class on Instagram on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month (March 11th and March 25th) for the chapter book of our United Kingdom books for kids.

To participate in a virtual live discussion, I’d love to have you join in on Patreon! You’ll also receive a monthly newsletter with additional discussion questions, a recap of my Instagram discussions, and occasional chapter book and picture book author visits.


United Kingdom Picture Books Reading Schedule

I have provided free YouTube read alouds below for each of the weekly picture books. I’ll briefly discuss each book on Instagram during the week. I’ll also integrate the picture books into the monthly live discussion, and you’ll also have access to additional discussion questions, a recap of my Instagram discussions, and occasional chapter book and picture book author visits by joining in on in on Patreon.

Week of 3/1: Nimesh the Adventurer

Week of 3/8: The Gruffalo

Week of 3/15: The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Week of 3/22: Lulu Loves the Library


Featured United Kingdom Books: United Kingdom Chapter Book

The Boy at the Back of the Class by Onjali Q. Raúf

Find it on Amazon, Bookshop.org, Abebooks, Thriftbooks, Target, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, Kindle (free with a Kindle Unlimited free trial)

Available on Audible (free with an Audible Plus free trial)


Here are additional resources to learn through reading the book:

The Boy at the Back of the Class Discussion Questions

Featured UK Picture Books: Children’s Books About the UK

Week 1 (Week of 3/1) Picture Book Read Aloud: Nimesh the Adventurer

Available on Amazon, Bookshop, Target, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, Thriftbooks

Other Resources & Activities:
Nimesh the Adventurer Read Aloud

Week 2 (Week of 3/8) Picture Book Read Aloud: The Gruffalo

Available on Amazon, Bookshop, Target, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, Thriftbooks

The Gruffalo Read Aloud

Week 3 (Week of 3/15) Picture Book Read Aloud: The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Available on Amazon, Bookshop, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, Thriftbooks

The Tiger Who Came to Tea Read Aloud

Week 4 (Week of 3/22) Picture Book Read Aloud: Lulu Loves the Library

Available on Amazon, Bookshop, Target, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, Thriftbooks

Lulu Loves the Library Read Aloud

Other Children’s Books About the UK


Children’s United Kingdom Books: Poetry For Kids


United Kingdom Writing Prompts for Kids

  • Imagine you’re traveling to the United Kingdom. Which of the countries would you like to visit most? Why?
  • Pretend you’re part of the royal family. What would you like your house to look like?
  • How has colonialism affected different parts of life in the UK, including food, transportation, etc.?

United Kingdom Discussion Questions For Kids: Discussion Questions About the United Kingdom

  • What is the difference between the United Kingdom, Great Britain, and England?
  • What does colonialism mean?
  • What parts of British culture have been adopted in other parts of the world?