Outside Storytime Spotlight: Scary Stuff

Back with another fun Outside Storytime Plan! This time we sang songs and told stories about frightful creatures (real and imaginary). Pre-Storytime Playlist: Here Comes the Sun by Caspar Babypants Little Red Rooster by The Lucky Band Say What? by The Lucky Band Super Shaker Song by Culture Queen Clap Your Hands by Mr. Jon… Continue reading Outside Storytime Spotlight: Scary Stuff

Flannel Friday: Little Shells, BIG Makeover

Sharing another flannel that I enlarged and adapted for outside storytimes! The original felt version looks like this: Flannelboard: Five felt seashells of different colors against a blue sea. The seashells open; one seashell contains a white pearl. My new and enlarged version features stiff posterboard seashells attached to empty office paper boxes: We say… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Little Shells, BIG Makeover

Outside Storytime Spotlight: Beep Beep!

My first ever Outside Storytime got moved from the nearby park to the parking lot! This switch (coinciding with the installation of our new auto shop playscape) inspired my transportation themed storytime plan. The change of scenery didn't seem to deter folks... we still had 137 people in attendance! Pre-Storytime Playlist: Here Comes the Sun… Continue reading Outside Storytime Spotlight: Beep Beep!