Flannel Friday: Some Big Dark Clouds

Back with yet another piggyback flannel for my favorite tune! Some Big Dark CloudsTune: A Ram Sam SamSome big dark clouds, some big dark clouds.(hold hands far apart)Raindrops falling down from some big dark clouds.(wiggle fingers down like rain)Some big dark clouds, some big dark clouds.Raindrops falling down from some big dark clouds.A thunderclap -… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Some Big Dark Clouds

Flannel Friday: Boom! Boom! Boom! Flannel Story

Hello everyone and Happy Picture Book Month! I wanted to share a wonderful book that just begs to be flannelized. Here's my flannelized take on Boom! Boom! Boom! by Jamie A. Swenson: The text is pretty great as is, but for flannel storytelling I adapt it by adding a little more repetition and opportunities for audience… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Boom! Boom! Boom! Flannel Story

Storytime Saturday: Rainy Days (Preschool Pack)

Now for Preschool Storytime- always my favorite!  (I separated my Flannel Friday posts this week because I used a few different books/flannels for my bigger kids and the layout is little different, especially for Letter of the Week). Welcome/Opening Songs: I start with a “thumbs” check in.  Then I put out two thumbs up because… Continue reading Storytime Saturday: Rainy Days (Preschool Pack)

Storytime Saturday: Rainy Days (Toddler Time)

It's spring and you know what that means... RAIN!  (Or, if you live in Colorado... SNOW!) So even though it's been snowing, we forged ahead with a rainy days theme storytime this week and the kiddos loved it!  First up is the plan for Toddler Time.  Here's some of the books I had ready to… Continue reading Storytime Saturday: Rainy Days (Toddler Time)