Storytime Spotlight: Facing Fears in Family Time (Twice!)

Oh hey, just here with another fun storytime post featuring monsters! I got a lot of mileage out of these materials - I ended up running through this storytime with five different groups at four different branches! Here's how it went with my regular mixed-age Saturday storytimers and another Family storytime group at the same… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Facing Fears in Family Time (Twice!)

Storytime Spotlight: Being Brave with Some Kindergartners

I recently got to visit my former kindergarten co-teacher for a special storytime visit at her new school and we had so much fun! I loved getting to meet her new kinders and check out her new classroom. So many memories! 😭 I also popped across the hallway and did storytime with her new partner.… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Being Brave with Some Kindergartners

Flannel Friday: Shape Monster

One more math flannel to share this week!  Shape Monster is super fun and easy.  All you need is a sock puppet and some shapes! Shape Monster, Shape Monster, hungry for lunch! I wonder which shape you'd like to munch? ____ Credit: I found this shape monster rhyme (or something quite like it) in one of… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Shape Monster

Flannel Friday: I’m a Little Monster 2

Happy Flannel Friday!  I'm hosting again this week- click here to view the full Round-Up with everyone's fun creations! Unfortunately I didn't make this little green friend in time to share for the Halloween Extravaganza... but hey, better late than never, right?! I'm a Little Monster (to the tune of "I'm a Little Teapot") I'm… Continue reading Flannel Friday: I’m a Little Monster 2

Flannel Friday: If You See a Little Monster

Back real fast with another fun flannel!  This one went over really well with my toddler crowd.  Many thanks to Mel for hosting the round-up this week!  Don't forget to check out the rest of the round-up here. First I laid out all the monsters and we talked about which one was smallest, biggest and… Continue reading Flannel Friday: If You See a Little Monster

Flannel Friday: I’m a Little Monster

A HUGE thanks to K Leigh over at Storytime ABC's for the inspiration for this one!  When I saw her adorable polka dot monster I knew I needed one too.  Here he is... And here is her adorable rhyme (with some actions added): I'm a little monster friendly and bright (point to self, then point… Continue reading Flannel Friday: I’m a Little Monster