Crackle, Fizz, STEAM: Fizzy Preschool Science at the Library

This preschool STEAM program was a huge hit! We had a blast and made a pretty big mess along the way, all in name of learning a little science! I was impressed with how well this program went, despite having several messy activities. This is a great example of how prep work and instructions can … Continue reading Crackle, Fizz, STEAM: Fizzy Preschool Science at the Library

Strong Female Leads & Fantastic Graphic Novels: My November Reads

November is almost over and I read some great books during this month! Check them out!The links in this post lead to the book's corresponding Goodreads page. Rosie Revere and the Raucus Riveters: The Questioneers by Andrea Beaty Ages 7-10 Rosie Revere, Engineer is turning into quite the franchise. Rosie is now the leader of … Continue reading Strong Female Leads & Fantastic Graphic Novels: My November Reads

Planning Storytimes Around the 6 Early Literacy Skills

For the most part, I have always done broad storytime themes: enough to give me direction, but not so narrow that it becomes repetitive. For this term, I decided to try something a little different: I wanted to plan a full storytime for each of the six early literacy skills. There are two reasons I … Continue reading Planning Storytimes Around the 6 Early Literacy Skills