Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Hide and Seek

Sharing my first virtual storytime from 2021 (four months later...) Highlights below; full script available by clicking here. Sing: Hi, Hello and How Are You?* Welcome During my welcome and pre-storytime announcements, I asked the audience to grab a substitute scarf - something like a washcloth or a jacket. I also reminded the grown-ups to… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Hide and Seek

Storytime Spotlight: Above & Below

Blogging today to share one of my favorite recent storytime plans! The inspiration for this storytime came from Fountas & Pinnell's Verbal Path for the Formation of Letters. I used these motions often as a teacher (click on the image for more): When our focus rolled around to Letter Knowledge last month, I started thinking… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Above & Below

Storytime Spotlight: It Started with a Stick…

And ended with Baths and Bunnies! Here's one of my recent flow storytimes for a mixed-age family group. This month we're focusing on Letter Knowledge. Welcome & Set Expectations *Sing: Clap Everybody & Say Hello Sing: What is the Weather? Sang this all the time as a classroom teacher, but I'll be darned if I… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: It Started with a Stick…