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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

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Narrative Skill and Print Motivation Storytime

This storytime is a part of a series I did on the 6 Early Literacy Skills. If you read my post about this storytime series, you will see that I really started to dislike planning storytime this way. Because of this, I ended up combining the last two skills. My Introduction: This is our last… Continue reading Narrative Skill and Print Motivation Storytime

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Vocabulary Storytime

This storytime is a part of a series I did on the 6 Early Literacy Skills. My Introduction: This is our fourth week of going through all the six early literacy skills. Researchers say that these are the 6 skills children need to hone in order to be confident and ready to read and write.   Today's… Continue reading Vocabulary Storytime

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Print Awareness Storytime

This storytime is a part of a series I did on the 6 Early Literacy Skills. My Introduction: This is our third week of going through all the six early literacy skills. Researchers say that these are the 6 skills children need to hone in order to be confident and ready to read and write.   Today's skill… Continue reading Print Awareness Storytime

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Phonological Awareness Storytime

This storyitme is a part of the series I did on the 6 Early Literacy Skills. My Introduction: This is our second week of going through all the six early literacy skills. Researchers say that these are the 6 skills children need to hone in order to be confident and ready to read and write.  … Continue reading Phonological Awareness Storytime

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Letter Knowledge Storytime

This storyitme is a part of the series I did on the 6 Early Literacy Skills. My Introduction: For the next 6 weeks of storytime, we will be focusing on the 6 early literacy skills.   Researchers say that these are the 6 skills children need to hone in order to be confident and ready to… Continue reading Letter Knowledge Storytime

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Water Everywhere! Storytime

I'm not sure what made me want to do this theme.... It's a bit narrow for my normal taste. However, it proved to be pretty fun! Books Bathtime for Little Rabbit by Jorg Muhle Water by Frank Asch Be Brave Little Penguin by Giles Andreae Dirt + Water = Mud by Katherine Hannigan Activities "Row, Row, Row Your Boat"… Continue reading Water Everywhere! Storytime