Lucy Tries Hockey

Lucy Tries Hockey, Lisa Bowes, Orca, 2018


Lucy and her family are skating on an outdoor rink when she sees a game hockey of going on. It looks like fun, but maybe too challenging. Supported by her parents, she and her freinds learn basic hockey skills and decide to add hockey to their list of favorite sports! Coup de cœur Manimot : Lucy joue au hockey.

Tranche(s) d’âge

3-5 ANS


Appréciation du livre

This book allows for discussion with children about the importance of being active and participating in sports (and how winning does not matter, it is the participation that counts!)

Réaction des enfants

Children loves listening to the story and then sharing their own experience of hockey or other winter sports with the rest of the group.


Fiches de lecture

See how Bethany plans to read this book. Download Prep Sheet for Lucy tries hockey

Download the blank form to plan your story telling.

Suggestion d'activité

After reading the story, invite the children to take part in a game of indoor hockey, with a difference! The aim of this activity is to promote physical activity, enhance gross motor skills, practice colour recognition and encourage team work.

Activity – Lucy tries hockey

Activity Kaléidoscope 0-5 ans to promote equality.

Other activities on the official website.


Heure du conte Manimot

Announce the activity with the writable poster : Poster Lucy tries hockey or Affiche Lucy joue au hockey!

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