Storytime Spotlight: Fun Fishy Adventures with School Agers

Blogging today about my favorite storytime so far this summer! I love school visit and summer camp season. I got to lead this storytime with my buddy Tanya for a mixed age summer camp group containing kindergartners up to fifth graders. We had a blast! Talk: Library vs. Non Library Sort I started in my… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Fun Fishy Adventures with School Agers

Flannel Friday: Little Shell, Little Shell (Mini Math Makeover)

Have you ever looked at an old flannel and really wanted to give it a makeover? When I started doing storytimes, I made flannels willy nilly... but my idea of what makes a good flannel now differs drastically from when I first started out. This basic seashell set, where the only variation is color, just… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Little Shell, Little Shell (Mini Math Makeover)

Storytime Spotlight: Sand & Sea (Toddler Time)

We had our first snow this week, but I'm still dreaming of fun summer storytimes! Here's the last installment of our fun in the sun: Welcome & Set Expectations *Sing: Hands are Clapping Prop Talk: UnPack a Beach Bag I reached inside my bag for our first book and pulled out... sunglasses! "What are these?… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Sand & Sea (Toddler Time)