Hickory Dickory Dock Book List

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Hickory Dickory Dock is a story and rhyme that has been told for generations. I can still remember nights being tucked in to this silly little rhyme. This time, we are doing something a little different with these stories! Build on the traditional Hickory Dickory Dock rhyme with these fun new stories! This Hickory Dickory Dock Book List includes books that are great for comparing and contrasting as there are new retellings or the same classic tale for you to pass down to your kids. We’ve also included books about telling time and books about mice so that you can add in even more fun and learning along the way.


Classic Hickory Dickory Dock Books

Hickory Dickory Dock by Kelly Caswell

In this retelling of the story Hickory Dickory Dock, the mouse is but one animal to climb the clock.

Hickory, Dickory, Dock (Charles Reasoner Nursery Rhymes) by Charles Reasoner

Hickory, Dickory, Dock is a charming version of this mouse-filled tale.

Hickory, Dickory, Dock (My Little World) by Tiger Tales

Your kids will love hearing the classic story Hickory, Dickory, Dock in this book.

Hickory Dickory Dock by Keith Baker

This vibrant retelling of Hickory Dickory Dock is the perfect way to hear this story anew.

The Completed Hickory Dickory Dock by Jim Aylesworth

The Completed Hickory Dickory Dock tells the story of what happens after the clock strikes one.

Sing Along With Me! Hickory Dickory Dock by Yu-hsuan Huang

Sing Along With Me! Hickory Dickory Dock turns this classic rhyme into a sing along that your kids will love.

Book About Time

The Clock Struck One: A Time-Telling Tale by Trudy Harris

In The Clock Struck One: A Time-Telling Tale, we’ll learn what happens when the clock strikes two in this math filled adventure.

Just a Second by Steve Jenkins

Just a Second will help teach your kids about time in an easily digestible way with this book.

Time Is When by Beth Gleick

Time Is When will help answer the question your kids have been asking “what is time?”

All in a Day by Cynthia Rylant

All in a Day illustrates all the possibilities that can happen in just a single day.

Around the Clock by Roz Chast

Around the Clock will make counting time so much fun while learning about different antics each hour.

Maisy’s First Clock: A Maisy Fun-to-Learn Book by Lucy Cousins

Learn about time or just have a great time in the story of Maisy’s First Clock: A Maisy Fun-to-Learn Book.

Books About Mice

National Geographic Readers: Squeak! by Rose Davidson

Learn more about mice and other rodents in Squeak!: 100 Fun Facts About Hamsters, Mice, Guinea Pigs, and More.

Squeak’s Guide to Caring for Your Pet Rats or Mice by Isabel Thomas

Extend the learning by learning more about mice and how to care for them in Squeak’s Guide to Caring for Your Pet Rats or Mice.

Clock Learning Toys

The Learning Journey: Early Learning – Hickory Dickory Dock Clock

Hickory Dickory Dock Clock will help your kids learn time and is a great extension activity of the fun rhyme.

Multifunctional Clock Learning for Kids

Learn all about telling time with the help of this Multifunctional Clock.

Yanhan Clock for Kids

Learn about shapes and telling time with this Yanhan Clock.


This 183-page nursery rhyme lesson plan pack also includes:

1) Hickory Dickory Dock nursery rhyme pages (in color and b/w)

2) Hickory Dickory Dock nursery rhyme readers (in color and b/w)

3) Retelling Pieces (in color and b/w)

4) Sequencing Pieces (in color and b/w)

5) Retelling Wheel (in color and b/w)

6) Pocket Chart Words

7) Sentence Sequencing Strips

8) Letter/Sight Word Hunts with Answer Keys

9) Nursery Rhyme Card and Retelling Stick Templates (in color and b/w)

10) Bottle Top Clock Numbers Counting Activity

11) Counting to 12 Clock Sequencing Activity (in color and b/w)

12) Guess Who Ran Up the Clock Circle Time Game

13) Measuring Time, Morning Afternoon and Night (in color and b/w)

14) Mouse Number Line Number Sense Activity (in color and b/w)

15) Mouse Patterns Activity

16) Would You Like a Pet Mouse? Survey Response Sheet and Writing Activity (in color and b/w)

17) Rhyming Sort, Rhymes with Clock or Ran (in color and b/w)

18) Mouse Path Tracing Strips (in color and b/w)

19) Typical Day Sequencing (in color and b/w)

20) 26 Real Photographs


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