Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Out of This World

Rather than following the CSLP manual, my library creates its own summer reading theme. Our theme this year is "Books and Beyond." I had the first virtual storytime of the SRP season, and thus this storytime plan was born! Sing: Hello, Hello* Welcome During my welcome and pre-storytime announcements, I asked the grown-ups to stay… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Out of This World

Virtual Storytime Spotlight: B is for Bedtime

Sing: Hello, Hello* Welcome During my welcome and pre-storytime announcements, I asked the grown-ups to find a substitute scarf for their child and stay nearby throughout storytime to help type answers in the chat box. I also thanked them profusely for making reading a part of their bedtime routine, because... Lit Tip: Reading Routines &… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: B is for Bedtime

Baby Storytime Spotlight: Toys & Tots

Here was a fun baby storytime plan from December! This was my first official "solo storytime" with my mentor observing at my new library: *Sing: Good Morning to You Welcome/Introductions: What is Baby's Favorite Toy? Every week (if our group is small enough) I encourage the caregivers to introduce themselves, their baby and share a… Continue reading Baby Storytime Spotlight: Toys & Tots