Baby Storytime Spotlight: Playful Pets

Back with another Throwback Thursday, pre-pandemic baby storytime plan! This one features man's - I mean, BABY'S best friend! Sing: Good Morning to You* Welcome/Introductions This morning, I asked caregivers to share how much sleep they got last night. There was much sympathy given and advice shared! Rhyme: This is Big, Big, Big* “Gosh those… Continue reading Baby Storytime Spotlight: Playful Pets

Flannel Friday: Doggy, Doggy, Where’s Your Bone?

Have you ever played Doggy, Doggy, Where's Your Bone? This circle game was an inside recess staple in my kindergarten classroom! When pet storytime week rolled around last year, I just knew I had to adapt this fun game into a flannel. Photograph: Felt animal faces and a dog collar, tennis ball and bone against… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Doggy, Doggy, Where’s Your Bone?

Storytime Spotlight: Puppies & Parks (Family Time)

Woke up to cold and freshly fallen snow! It's a perfect morning to drink hot tea and remember warmer summer storytimes. I LOVE this theme because it's so rooted in kids' everyday experiences. They bring a lot of background knowledge to the table when it comes to parks and playing outside! Welcome & Set Expectations… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Puppies & Parks (Family Time)