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Letter “E” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABCs series. Books A Parade of Elephants by Kevin Henkes Peas on Earth by Todd H. Doodler Can I Eat That? By Joshua David Stein (preschoool+) The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett Activities Where Are You Little Chick? I found this activity at Jen in the Library. However, I did it… Continue reading Letter “E” Storytime

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Letter “D” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABCs series. Books My letter "d" was long, but the * indicates a book I actually read for the storytime itself.  Dalmation and a Digger by Rebecca Elliott The Digger and the Flower by Joseph Kuefler One Pup's Up by Marsha Wilson Call We Love Dinosaurs by Lucy Volpin* Splish, Splash Ducky by… Continue reading Letter “D” Storytime

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Letter “C” Storytime

Books for the tots Cock-a-Doodle, Quack Quack! By Ivor Baddiel and Sophie Jubb Construction Cat by Barbara Odanaka Clip, Clop by Nicola Smee Wee Little Chick by Lauren Thompson Chicky Chicky Chook Chook by Cathy MacLennan Wow, It's a Cow! By Trudy and Jay Harris for preschool+ The Catawampus Cat by Jason Carter Eaton Click, Clack, Moo by Doreen Cronin The Cow Who… Continue reading Letter “C” Storytime

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Letter “B” Storytime

Books The Bear in My Bed by Joyce Wan Bye-Bye, Big Bad Bullybug by Ed Emberly Blue by Laura Vaccaro Seeger Balance the Birds by Susie Ghahremani Five Busy Beavers by Stella Partheniou Grasso Activities "Where is Bear?" This one is from the amazing Storytime Katie. Break out the bear puppet for maximum fun. "Where is Bear?" Where is… Continue reading Letter “B” Storytime

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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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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