“Make Way for Ducklings”

Mrs. Mallard was sure that the pond in the Boston Public Gardens would be a perfect place for her and her eight ducklings to live.  The problem was how to get them there through the busy streets of Boston. With a little help from the Boston police, Mrs. Mallard and Jack, Kack, Lack, Nack, Ouack, Pack, and Quack arrive safely at their new home. 

1. WATCH and LISTEN to “Make Way for Ducklings” by Robert McCloskey.

2. Take a virtual field trip to Boston!

3. Other online resources and activities:

Click here to learn about the history of the Swan Boats.

For Red Sox fans (don’t tell my dad!): www.mlb.com/redsox/fans/home-fun

Click here for New England Conservatory Musical Storytelling Showcase. (Select “Watch on YouTube” for the full list.)

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