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

Flannel Friday: A Big Night Sky

Happy Flannel Friday for the first time in... a LONG time. Thought I'd share some easy peasy flannels to go with the upcoming "Universe of Stories" Summer Reading theme or a bedtime/night/outer space storytime! My first flannel is a fun one for babies. I used our Ellison die cut for the moon and star, then… Continue reading Flannel Friday: A Big Night Sky

Storytime Spotlight: It Started with a Little Mouse and Ended with a Noisy Night

Here's another fun flow storytime! Featuring my recent Mouse House flannel makeover in action. Welcome & Set Expectations *Sing: Clap Everybody & Say Hello Read: Good Night Owl by Greg Pizzoli This was actually my first time reading this book in storytime, because it's always bugged me that Owl is trying to sleep at night… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: It Started with a Little Mouse and Ended with a Noisy Night