Flannel Friday: One Very Big Bear

Today I'm excited to share One Very Big Bear by Alice Briere-Haquet. I've been meaning to flannelize this picture book for a LONG time, but Flannel Friday's Picture Book Celebration this November encouraged me to get crafting and finally do it! Bear thinks he's the biggest thing around, but a succession of smaller animals soon set him… Continue reading Flannel Friday: One Very Big Bear

Storytime Spotlight: Bears n’ Berries with the Preschool Pack

I LOVE bears.  There's so many fun books, songs, rhymes, flannels... and so many different angles you can take!  You can do polar bears, teddy bears, bears in spring, bears hibernating in fall, forest friends... you get the idea.  Since spring has finally come to Colorado (*crosses fingers*) this week I went for what I… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Bears n’ Berries with the Preschool Pack

Flannel Friday: Baby Bear’s Big Feast

Happy Flannel Friday!  Many thanks to Emily for hosting this week over at Literary Hoots.  (While you're there, you should definitely check out the rest of her awesome blog)!  You also don't want to miss the Flannel Friday website, Pinterest, or Facebook page. This week our theme was bears.  The preschoolers have been super into flannel stories lately (especially folk… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby Bear’s Big Feast