Thursday, February 14, 2013

Color Green Storytimes for Toddlers and Preschoolers

If you are planning ahead already, I did a Color Green theme storytime last March. Here is that list: FOR TODDLERS, AGES 2 and 3: FOR PRESCHOOLERS, AGES 4 and 5:

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

"My Body" Worldcat List

I'm still reorganizing some of my lists, so here's what is in the "My Body" list so far ... Always feel free to comment below and suggest titles to add.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Summer Reading Visiting

After the success of today's story sharing of Tickle Tickle, Itch Twitch, I may want to adapt it for my Summer Reading, school auditorium visits! It would be awesome to project the Kindle book (via iPad Kindle app and proper cord/hook up) on a projector behind the acting. My other idea is to make poster board size props for kids to retell The Giant Turnip. More Dig Into Reading books:

Outreach Programs : Kindergarten Visits the Library

Here is a link to where I am uploading .PDFs of programs that are created for a specific group of kids: The one in this file so far is a Groundhog themed program designed for maximum participation of Kindergarten students who are visiting the library for "their first time." After a tour, we had a mini storytime where I reinforced fiction vs nonfiction books. We also made a groundhog puppet.

Friday, February 1, 2013

Gotta Move! Our Bodies

I'm excited to present this upcoming storytime! The ear stick puppets will be silly, and I'm working on becoming more conscious about putting a calm down/fine motor rhyme before the Sitting Story. Mag Board pieces -- sorry about google docs moving my labels to the wrong pages :( Ears to cut out, laminate, and tape to a stick! ALL IMAGES FROM MICROSOFT CLIPART.