When I was a kid our end of the year tests at school always had two words in our vocabulary section that repeated year after year. Every kid remembered them and made jokes about it throughout school. Those two words? “A yonker is a young man” and ” A baloo is a bear”. (I’m really showing my age here) I adored The Jungle Book as a kid. Baloo was my favorite bear and it was fun hearing a word that I recognized from our tests at school.
I have a fun download for you today. Activity sheets from Disney’s The Jungle Book including:
- Spot the difference
- Mowgli’s Jungle Maze
The Jungle Book Activity Sheets
Check out the trailer to the Jungle Book while you’re here. If you don’t know much about The Jungle Book I’ve included the official boilerplate as well as the cast for this all-new live-action epic adventure.
The Jungle Book opens in theaters everywhere in 3D, RealD 3D, and IMAX 3D on April 15th!
The Jungle Book Cast:
“The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub raised in the jungle by a family of wolves, who embarks on a captivating journey of self-discovery when he’s forced to abandon the only home he’s ever known.
Directed by Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan (voice of Idris Elba), who bears the scars of Man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. Urged to abandon the only home he’s ever known, Mowgli embarks on a captivating journey of self-discovery, guided by panther-turned-stern mentor Bagheera (voice of Ben Kingsley), and the free-spirited bear Baloo (voice of Bill Murray). Along the way, Mowgli encounters jungle creatures who don’t exactly have his best interests at heart, including Kaa (voice of Scarlett Johansson), a python whose seductive voice and gaze hypnotizes the man-cub, and the smooth-talking King Louie (voice of Christopher Walken), who tries to coerce Mowgli into giving up the secret to the elusive and deadly red flower: fire. The all-star cast also includes Lupita Nyong’o as the voice of the fiercely protective mother wolf Raksha, and Giancarlo Esposito as the voice of wolf pack’s alpha male Akela. “The Jungle Book” seamlessly blends live-action with photorealistic CGI animals and environments, using up-to-the-minute technology and storytelling techniques to immerse audiences in an enchanting and lush world. The wild adventure swings into theaters in 3D on April 15, 2016. For more information, check out Disney.com/thejunglebook
Will you be going to see The Jungle Book in theaters on April 15? I really want to take our kids.
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Crystal is a stay-at-home- mom, living in KY with her husband and children. She is a travel and lifestyle blogger encouraging folks to live their life one adventure at a time while also focusing on beauty, health and lifestyle. From time to time she also likes to showcase her adorable pets along with her family. Along with Cinnamon Hollow she can be found at The Martin Family Adventure … read more