Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Routines & Resilience

Sharing a recent all-ages virtual storytime plan today! Highlights posted below; click here for the full script. Sing: Hi, Hello and How Are You?* Welcome/Summer Reading Announcement Sing: If You're Ready for a Story...* Read: Saturday by Oge Mora Before reading this story, we learned more about Oge Mora by reading her author blurb on… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Routines & Resilience

Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Taro Gomi Time

Sharing one of my recent virtual storytime plans today! Since we've re-opened for curbside services, I got to livestream this particular storytime from our storytime room. Being in a familiar space felt so nice and really helped me step into my storytime self! Since my library is livestreaming, I can't share the actual video with… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Taro Gomi Time

Thursday Thoughts: Setting Virtual Storytime Goals

If you know me IRL or you've followed my blog for awhile, you know I'm a Storytime Plotter. I like walking into storytime with a plan, and I like centering that plan around goals. Usually those goals have to do with supporting early literacy practices and skills. It's the teacher in me! But what about… Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: Setting Virtual Storytime Goals

Baby Storytime Spotlight: Bugs Big and Small

Remembering some happier times today! Here's a recent pre-pandemic baby storytime plan: Have you ever noticed how many bug books contain concepts like colors and sizes? Me either - until I saw all the bug books on the concept storytime theme shelf! And thus a new storytime plan was born... *Sing: Good Morning to You… Continue reading Baby Storytime Spotlight: Bugs Big and Small