Why do we need art? It is difficult to answer this question to children if you haven't read this lovely storybook by Leo Lionni. People and animals normally store goods for the moments to come, for future needs; they can store good moments too. But only some people can store good moments and share them with their peers in moments of need.
Frederick is a must in all languages.
Try these activities to work on the physical aspects of the story while thinking and letting sink in the deep knowledge.