Virtual Storytime Spotlight: B is for Bedtime

Sing: Hello, Hello* Welcome During my welcome and pre-storytime announcements, I asked the grown-ups to find a substitute scarf for their child and stay nearby throughout storytime to help type answers in the chat box. I also thanked them profusely for making reading a part of their bedtime routine, because... Lit Tip: Reading Routines &… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: B is for Bedtime

Flannel Friday: Teddy Bear Bedtime Rhymes

This fun hide and seek game is a bedtime storytime favorite! My original flannel featured one bear and single color blanket squares. My new and improved flannel features fun pattern blankets and teddy bears of many different sizes/details! Some bears have bowties, some bears have hair bows, some bears are big, some bears are small...… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Teddy Bear Bedtime Rhymes

Flannel Friday: Boom! Boom! Boom! Flannel Story

Hello everyone and Happy Picture Book Month! I wanted to share a wonderful book that just begs to be flannelized. Here's my flannelized take on Boom! Boom! Boom! by Jamie A. Swenson: The text is pretty great as is, but for flannel storytelling I adapt it by adding a little more repetition and opportunities for audience… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Boom! Boom! Boom! Flannel Story