Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Wheels & Wagons

Sharing a fun recent flow virtual storytime! Sing: Hi, Hello and How Are You?* Welcome During my welcome and pre-storytime announcements, I reminded the grown-ups to stay nearby because we would need their laps to bounce in and their helping hands to type answers in the chat box! Sing: If You’re Happy and You Know… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Wheels & Wagons

Flannel Friday: Three-fer Flannel Hen Rhymes

Move over, Hickety Pickety Bumblebee. There's a new rhyme in town! Kudos to my fabulous teammate Vanessa for introducing me to this version when I started at my new library system... in 2019! Told you I've got a looooong backlog of posts to catch up with! 🤣 Thank goodness for motivation from Flannel Friday Round… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Three-fer Flannel Hen Rhymes

Storytime Spotlight: Animals on the “Moove”

Have you ever noticed how many transportation books have great sounds? And how many animal books have great sounds? Well, during our latest phonological awareness focus month, I put these two together and tried a new storytime plan: animals on the "moove!" Here's how it went with my regular mixed-age Saturday storytime group. *Sing: Good… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Animals on the “Moove”

Flannel Friday: More Hats

Last year I shared some felt patterns to make a Hat Hiding Game. I'm back today with even MORE hats! Over the past year I've added an astronaut helmet, hard hat, graduation cap, chef hat, party hats, baseball cap, winter hat and a stocking/sleeping cap (that is always confused with a wizard hat... but that's… Continue reading Flannel Friday: More Hats