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Flannel Friday Fairy Tales

Earlier this year in Wiggleworms Story Time we explored fractured fairy tales (see Fairy Tales with a Twist).

Before we read each fractured tale I did a flannel board of the original story to make sure my preschoolers knew what was going on!  147 more words

Flannel Friday

Huff and Little on the inside - Edinburgh Previews

I previewed a couple of shows playing at this years Edinburgh Fringe for Fest Mag. The pieces have now been published and I’m off to Edinburgh tomorrow!   1,118 more words

Features

Picture Book Review: Huff and Puff by Claudia Rueda

I guess I’m just a sucker for a good retelling of the three little pigs, because I love this book! This retelling, which makes excellent use of sparse wording and drawings that waste not a line, is going to be a great addition to your storytimes. 116 more words

Picture Book Reviews

Fairy Tales, part deux

Let’s continue in the fairy tale theme…

Twists on fairy tales are all the rage in young (new) adult fiction! Do you prefer the old-fashioned classics or the new-fangled stories? 17 more words

Children's Stories

Reinterpretations!

I’m so famous, small children in China* dress up as me.

http://pupumom.pixnet.net/blog/post/182772009

it turns out that my wolf mask is popular with more than just furries. 94 more words

Stuff I Made

The World's Fastest-Talking Woman Will Impress You But Also Stress You Out

Fran Capo has held the Guinness World Record for the fastest-talking female for more than two decades. On average, she can spit out 11 words a second. 60 more words

Revolting Rhymes

Roald Dahl starts with a bawdy phraseology of Cinderella I never would’ve thought of, gets Jack from the Beanstalk to take a bath, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs learn they can live comfortably gambling if they have the magic mirror on their side and Little Red Riding Hood exchanges her hood for a gun, then Red makes another appearance in the poem of the Three Little Pigs and by the end is a definite serial killer. 9 more words

Sci-Fi, Fantasy