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! Welcome/Opening Songs: I start with a “thumbs” check in.  Then I put out two thumbs up because “I’m so happy to see everyone, read stories and sing/dance today!” If You're Happy and You Know It - Traditional Shake My Sillies Out - Raffi Letter of the Week: N… 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)