Love, Friendship, & Kindness

This storytime was created in the spirit of Valentine’s Day, but it is a great one to use any time of the year since learning about friendship and kindness is always in season. ūüôā THINGS TO TALK ABOUT “Today we’re going to talk about love, friendship, and kindness. ¬†Can you think of some ways that…

Happy Valentine’s Day (Storytime)

TODDLER PROGRAM OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Blackbirds¬†(soft & loud) Open, Shut Them BOOK 1:¬†The¬†Biggest Kiss¬†by Joanna Walsh ACTION SONG:¬†I¬†Can Hug I can hug, hug, hug, ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† I can hop, hop, hop, ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† I can kiss, kiss kiss, I can stop, stop, stop. ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† I can nod my head yes, ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† And…

Hugs!

TODDLER PROGRAM OPENING SONG: Can’t Wait to Celebrate OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Blackbirds Open, Shut Them BOOK 1: The Perfect Hug by Joanna Walsh ACTION RHYMES/FINGERPLAYS: I Can Hug I can hug, hug, hug, I can hop, hop, hop, I can kiss, kiss kiss, I can stop, stop, stop. I can nod my head yes,…

Happy Valentine’s Day!

TODDLER PROGRAM Happy Valentine’s Day! ‚̧ OPENING SONG: The More We Get Together OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Love Birds Open, Shut Them BOOK 1: If You’ll Be My Valentine by Cynthia Rylant FINGERPLAY/ACTION RHYMES: Valentines Valentines, valentines, how many do you see? Valentines, valentines, count them all with me One for father, one for mother…

LOVE

PRESCHOOL¬†PROGRAM Flannel Friday’s¬† Mushy Gushy Valentine Extravaganza saved me this week!¬†¬† My LOVE storytime is really just a bunch of borrowed ideas from the amazing Flannel Friday contributors….and it was SO MUCH FUN!¬† A storytime all about LOVE really just can’t go wrong. OPENING SONG: Mister Sun RHYME: Two Little Lovebirds As suggested by Andrea…

Valentine’s

TODDLER STORYTIME OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYMES: Open, Shut Them Two Little Blackbirds If You‚Äôre Happy And You Know It BOOK 1: Happy Valentine‚Äôs Day, Mouse! By Laura Numeroff SONG: You Are My Valentine Tune: You Are My Sunshine You are my valentine My only valentine You make me happy Oh yes you do…