Beatrix Potter – More than just Peter Rabbit

Did you know Beatrix Potter left 15 farms and over four thousand acres to the National Trust in England upon her death? She drew hundreds of different kinds of illustrations other than rabbits!

Read more interesting anecdotes about her and her life and career at About Beatrix Potter.

 

If you wish to print off fun Peter Rabbit bookmarks to hold your place while you and your family read one of many of her books, visit http://strangersandpilgrimsonearth.blogspot.com/2014/04/peter-rabbits-bookmarks-fun-friday-free.html

If you don’t have time to get to the library or don’t have copies of Potter’s books in your home library, you can read almost all of her book series with original color illustrations online or with a pdf file at https://homehearts.com/2012/04/06/beatrix-potter-the-complete-tales-free-ebooks/

Maybe your family would like to color in their own pictures of her stories with printable coloring pages depicting the story –

https://homehearts.com/2013/10/02/tale-peter-rabbit-coloring-book-free/

Other Printables and Activities

Printable Packet of activities for skills in kindergarten and first grade

A mixture of activities with printables

Online Peter Rabbit games and activities

 

Here are some movies depicting some of her books you might enjoy!

Cartoon versions  of the stories-
Peter Rabbit and Friends  

An interesting mixture of Beatrix Potter and her stories told with film and animation –

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

I hope you enjoy the wonderful world of Beatrix Potter and her friends!