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Book Bundles: Construction

For an overview of the Book Bundles and Parenting Packs early literacy kits, please visit the original post. The cost listed is the list price of each item, regardless of whether or not we got it on sale/discount. The activity sheets amount was calculated by cost of binder clip + lamination sheets. Itemized List Backpack

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Toddlers: Construction

For more information on how I plan and prepare my toddler storytimes, check out this introduction post. And for a complete list of the repeating extension activities, visit this post. I starred the materials used in the plan; multiple stars indicate use for more than one session. The Plan Books Busy Builders, Busy Week by

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Construction!

The Plan Books Dig, Dogs, Dig by James Horvath Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker Roadwork by Sally Sutton Tip Tip Dig Dig by Emma Garcia Extension Activities Flannelboard: “If You Have a Red Truck” If you have a red truck, a red truck, If you have a red truck, bring it to

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Construction!

The Plan Books Construction Countdown by K.C. Olson The Construction Crew by Lynn Meltzer Road Work Ahead by Anastasia Suen Tip Tip Dig Dig by Emma Garcia Extension Activities Action Rhyme: “Cranes” Cranes reach up, Cranes reach down, Cranes reach out, And all around. Credit: Pre-K Fun Fingerplay: “Five Little Nails” Five little nails, standing

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Baby Bundles: Things That Go

For an overview of the Baby Bundles early literacy kits, please visit the original post. The cost listed is the list price of each item, regardless of whether or not we got it on sale/discount. The activity sheets amount was calculated by cost of binder clip + lamination sheets. Itemized List Tote Bag ($6.89) —

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Outreach Storytime: 7/25

During the summer, I visit several area preschools to do storytime. They all request specific themes, relevant to their curriculum. At this school, I visit a total of six classrooms. Each classroom doubles up with another group creating three storytimes at the visit. I’ll star the materials each time I use it. This week’s theme

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Shake, Shimmy, & Dance: 7/5

It’s summer time again, which means eight weeks straight of Shake, Shimmy, & Dance! The Plan Book Tip Tip Dig Dig by Emma Garcia It occurred to me during storytime this past spring that this book would be an excellent Shake, Shimmy book because of the active movement that all the construction vehicles go through.

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Book Bundles: ABCs

For an overview of the Book Bundles and Parenting Packs early literacy kits, please visit the original post. The cost listed is the list price of each item, regardless of whether or not we got it on sale/discount. The activity sheets amount was calculated by cost of binder clip + lamination sheets. Itemized List Backpack

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Little Hands Art: Collage

This summer, I started a bi-monthly art program for toddlers. It alternated with a weekly drop-in open play program. Little Hands Art was advertised for toddlers ages 2-4 with an adult caregiver. Registration was required and our programming blurb requested that toddlers come wearing clothes they could get messy in. Yes, I opened up big

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Discovery!: Alphabet

This week, I took the time to focus on the Alphabet. My library gives parents a survey after every storytime session and no matter which storytime program parents are attending, we have constant requests for alphabet identification and practice. While it’s very difficult to do this in baby/toddler storytime, it was a great opportunity for

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