Water Land : Land and Water Forms Around the World by Christy Hale
Based on Montessori teachings, die-cut pages identify and contrast types of water bodies and their corresponding land masses to help young readers understand how connected the earth and the water really are.
Hey, Water! By Antoinette Portis
Splashy illustrations and simple text explore water in its many shapes and forms.
Wet by Carey Sookocheff
Explores getting wet in good ways, such as stepping into a pool, and bad ways, such as sitting on a bench after rain.
Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre
In her latest gorgeously photo-illustrated nonfiction picture book, celebrated author April Pulley Sayre sheds new light on the wonders of rain, from the beauty of a raindrop balanced on a leaf to the amazing, never-ending water cycle that keeps our planet in perfect ecological balance.
Water is Water : a Book About the Water Cycle by Paul Miranda
A spare, poetic picture book exploring the different phases of the water cycle in surprising and engaging ways
Watersong by Tim McCanna
A fox’s journey to take shelter from a rainstorm, told entirely in onomatopoeia.
Friends by Geraldo Valério
When a girl and a frog go to the beach to fish, they are frustrated to find that the fish aren’t biting. Instead, they stare into the water and make faces at their reflections. Then, something spectacular happens. The reflections take on lives of their own, transforming into a mermaid with her own pet frog. Surprise gives way to delight as they invite the girl and the frog to enter a stunning underwater world. The new friends swim and play amongst colorful sea creatures until they discover a pair of glowing pearls and turn them into matching necklaces.
Ice Boy by David Ezra Stein
Tired of helping others cool their drinks, Ice Boy proceeds to sneak out of the freezer and heads to the beach, where his edges begin to blur. Eventually he melts and becomes Water Boy and then he evaporates and turns into Vapor Boy. Then a big storm freezes him back into Ice Boy and sends him home–before a new adventure begins.
Me and You and the Red Canoe by Jean E. Pendziwol
In the stillness of a summer dawn, two siblings leave their campsite with fishing rods, tackle and bait, and push a red canoe into the lake. A perfect morning on the water unfolds, with thrilling glimpses of wildlife along the way.
Water absorption experiment: https://littlebinsforlittlehands.com/preschool-water-science-experiment/
Three water experiments: https://www.playfullearning.net/resource/water-is-water-3-experiments-for-kids/