A B C’s

OPENING SONG: Can’t Wait to Celebrate from Jim Gill’s Irrational Anthem album THEME & SONG: The Alphabet Song by Fisher Price We sang the traditional ABC song together to get ready for this alphabet storytime.  This is a fun one, because everybody knows the words and can sing-along 🙂 BOOK 1: Z is for Moose by Kelly…

Superheroes!

If you are participating in the 2015 Collaborative Summer Library Program, Every Hero Has a Story, then this great-big-super-hero post is for you!  I’ve put together a list of books, songs, rhymes, recorded music, flannel stories, and movement activities all about superheroes. Prop Stories FLANNEL STORY: The Best Superhero Suit This flannel story comes from…

Bathtime and Bubbles

Here’s an updated ‘Bathtime and Bubbles’ storytime plan for you.  I can’t believe that I first posted this theme four years ago…wow.  I’ve included some new books that I love for storytime, as well as an updated flannel for Who’s in the Tub, aaannd I made you a new Elephants in the Bathtub printable! OPENING…

The 5 Senses

Since Summer Reading is about to begin I wanted to share a few Fizz, Boom, Read storytime ideas! The 5 Senses is what we are starting off with this summer 🙂 BOOKS: Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal Baby Bear Sees Blue by Ashley Wolff The Girl Who Heard Colors by Marie Harris Five For a Little…

A House is a Home

OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYME: Open, Shut Them FINGERPLAY: Tap at the Door Tap at the door, Tap one hand with fingers of other Peep in, Form fingers into rings around eyes. Turn the knob, Make turning motion with other hand. Walk in, Walk fingers of one hand on palm of other. And –…

Opposites Storytime

TODDLER PROGRAM Winter/Spring session of storytime has officially begun! OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Blackbirds (soft & loud) Open, Shut Them BOOK 1: Super Heroes Book of Opposites by David Bar Katz Although this is a board book it worked out great! It’s bigger than a normal sized board book and is very interactive. The…

Shoes!

OPENING SONG: Can’t Wait to Celebrate OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Blackbirds Open, Shut Them BOOK 1: Dog in Boots by Greg Gormley RHYMES: Shoe Prints Here’s one foot, here are two Both are wearing “brand new” shoes So you stand up, turn around, Dance across the floor, That’s what these new shoes are for! You…