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Storytime: Kittens

The books I picked for our kitten theme I refer to as story time gold! Here’s why: all ages become enthralled with these books. There are just some books that pull kids in (“The Napping House,” “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” etc) and leave them in awe. 581 more words


Storytime: Letter L

ABC Magnets

I like to start and end the Alphabet program by singing our ABCs. To start I put out all of the letter magnets and have the children tell me what letter is missing, that becomes our letter of the day. 557 more words


Upcoming at the Library!

Hey folks!

I hope you’re having a great weekend so far and getting a chance to enjoy this wonderful weather we’re having.

Here’s what we have going on this week at the Library. 185 more words


Themeless Storytimes: Final Thoughts

In conclusion — and I’m gonna keep this brief because it’s Flannel Friday, and y’all should be checking out some awesome flannelboards right now — themeless storytimes may not be for everyone.   68 more words


Themeless Storytimes: Favorite First Books

As I mentioned before, I like to start off my theme-less storytimes with some of my favorite books that just so happen to be a tad longer than the other books I pull for storytime.  8 more words


Themeless Storytimes: Example Storytime

Opening Rhyme:  The More We Get Together (with ASL)

First Book:  Chengdu Could Not, Would Not Fall Asleep by Barney Saltzberg

Activity:  There’s Someone in My Garden… 140 more words


Themeless Storytimes: The Method to My Madness

So in my last post, I talked about how I needed some sort of structure to my storytimes since I’m no longer doing themes.  Today I’m going to talk about the method to my madness.  665 more words