Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Hide and Seek

Sharing my first virtual storytime from 2021 (four months later...) Highlights below; full script available by clicking here. Sing: Hi, Hello and How Are You?* Welcome During my welcome and pre-storytime announcements, I asked the audience to grab a substitute scarf - something like a washcloth or a jacket. I also reminded the grown-ups to… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Hide and Seek

Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Rainy Day Feels

This storytime plan was inspired by our recent wacky September weather - as in 90 degree weather one day and rain/snow the next! Highlights below; full script available by clicking here. Sing: Hi, Hello and How Are You?* Welcome Sing: If You're Ready for a Story...* Read: Rain! by Linda Ashman We looked at the… Continue reading Virtual Storytime Spotlight: Rainy Day Feels

Baby Storytime Spotlight: Bugs Big and Small

Remembering some happier times today! Here's a recent pre-pandemic baby storytime plan: Have you ever noticed how many bug books contain concepts like colors and sizes? Me either - until I saw all the bug books on the concept storytime theme shelf! And thus a new storytime plan was born... *Sing: Good Morning to You… Continue reading Baby Storytime Spotlight: Bugs Big and Small

Storytime Spotlight: Lost and Found

I'm prepping a Lost and Found storytime for 2020 and realized I never blogged about it in 2018! This is one of my all-time favorite storytime themes. Many young children experience separation anxiety and this theme gives us a safe space to explore those feelings. Also, who hasn't felt the anguish of losing a beloved… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Lost and Found