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Letter “G” Storytime

This lesson is a part of my ABCs storytime series! I recently began a do lesson-planning style inspired by VIEWS2 and Lindsey from Jbrary's storytime flow planning. So far, it has been a clunky planning style, but I feel like it encourages me to be more intentional and confident in my storytimes. I plan to… Continue reading Letter “G” Storytime

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Letter “F” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABCs storytime series! Books for the tots Life With My Family by Renee Hooker & Karl Jones Go Fish! By Tammi Sauer One Lonely Fish by Andy Mansfield Plant the Tiny Seed by Christie Matheson Happy by Mies Van Hout for preschool+ (there were some adorable frog books that were a little too… Continue reading Letter “F” 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

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People of All Kinds Storytime

This storytime is about people and celebrating our differences! I really enjoyed this storytime and my audience seemed to as well! Books Shades of People by Shelley Rotner How Do You Say I Love You? By Hannah Eliot Up! How Families Around the World Carry Their Little Ones by Susan Hughes Activities "I Am Different From My Head… Continue reading People of All Kinds Storytime

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Our Bodies Storytime

Books for the tots Little Big by Jonathan Bentley  Ten Tiny Toes by Todd Tarpley  Hop, Hop, Jump! By Lauren Thompson  We’ve All Got Bellybuttons by David Martin  for preschool+ Terrific Tongues by Maria Gianferrari Activities "Head Shoulders Knees & Toes" You know this one! I always like to start slow and see how fast we can go! "Wiggle, Wiggle,… Continue reading Our Bodies Storytime

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Food Storytime

Books Every Color Soup by Jorey Hurley  Chew, Chew, Gulp! By Kay Thompson  Hello, Hot Dog! By Murray  Summer Supper by Rubin Pfeffer Activities "Bananas Unite!" This very silly action rhyme should get everybody moving! Bananas Unite! Bananas Unite! (clap hands above head) We pick bananas, pick pick bananas (do a “milking” motion up and down in the air)… Continue reading Food Storytime