I got them some 'How to draw...' type books from our local charity shop. They've come in so useful (to me) while they're listening to stories. I find it very distracting when they're fidgeting/jumping up and down on chairs/doing handstands next to my head/poking each other etc. Today, the Girl drew this beautiful butterfly on the letter to her penfriend while I started reading this month's book group book Coraline
by Neil Gaiman.
Book she used -