Storytimes

Letter “P” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABC Storytimes series. Books to Read Aloud Pigs in Pajamas by Maggie Smith Reading for Early Literacy  This book is basically a letter “p” tongue twister. The repetition is great for alphabetic knowledge and phonological awareness. Ask simple questions during the story and pause to allow time to answer: Do… Continue reading Letter “P” Storytime

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Letter “O” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABC Storytimes series. Books to Read Aloud Oopsie-Do by Tim Kubart Reading for Early Literacy Tips This book asks the question “What do you say?” for the reader. Encourage children to answer with “Oopsie-do.” When the main character stumbles and falls, point out her red cheeks and tears and ask,… Continue reading Letter “O” Storytime

Storytimes

Letter “N” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABC Storytimes series. Books to Read Aloud The Very Cold, Freezing, No-Number Day by Ashley Sorenson Reading for Early Literacy Tips This story asks children to trace the numbers on the page. Ask the children to trace numbers in the air. This story asks the children the questions for you.… Continue reading Letter “N” Storytime

K-5 Literacy

Grab That Rabbit! 1st Grade Storytime

I've recently started planning my outreach storytimes around new books that have struck my eye as good read-alouds. My first attempt at this lesson planning style begins with Grab That Rabbit by Polly Faber and Briony May Smith. Despite its less mediocre Goodreads reviews, Grab That Rabbit is a great read aloud and is the… Continue reading Grab That Rabbit! 1st Grade Storytime

Storytimes

Letter “M” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABC Storytimes Series. Books For Reading Aloud Monster Mess by Margery Cuyler Early Literacy Tips Point to larger print words This book uses a lot of action words. Ask children to do some actions along with the story. Mad, Mad, Bear by Kimberly Gee Early Literacy Tips On page… Continue reading Letter “M” Storytime

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Letter “L” Storytime

This storytime is a part of my ABC Storytime Series. Books For Reading Aloud We Little Lamb by Lauren Thompson Early Literacy Tips On page 2, ask “What does it mean to be shy?” and “Are you shy?” and on the next page, ask “Why is he hiding?”  “Hide” your face when little lamb hides behind mama… Continue reading Letter “L” Storytime