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Families: Crayons

For more information on how I plan and prepare my family storytimes, check out this introduction post. I starred the materials used in the plan. Some activities go unstarred because I only do this program once a week. The Plan Books A Day With No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch The Day the Crayons Quit by

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Flannel Friday: Crayons

Today’s flannelboard is an easy one to make and I got to test my puffy paint skills on it! Flannelboard: “I Have a Crayon” I have a crayon, I’ll give it to you. Here is my crayon, my crayon of blue. I have a crayon, a lovely little fellow. Here is my crayon, my crayon

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Crayons!

The Plan Books A Day With No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch Go to Bed, Monster by Natasha Wing Monsters Love Colors by Mike Austin My Crayons Talk by Patricia Hubbard What Happens at a Crayon Factory? by Lisa M. Guidone Extension Activities Flannelboard: “Harold and the Purple Crayon” Flannelboard: “I Have a Crayon” I have

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Flannel Friday: Harold and the Purple Crayon

[I am hosting Flannel Friday this week, so check back later today for the round-up post!] Do you know how hard it is to plan a storytime around the color purple? It’s ridiculous! And to boot, my favorite book about purple — “Harold and the Purple Crayon” naturally — was a wee bit smaller than

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Toddlers: Growing Up

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 Little Bitty Friends by Elizabeth

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Parenting Packs: Starting School

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 and resource guide amount was calculated by cost of binder clip + lamination sheets.

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Outreach Storytime: 5/19

I do a regularly scheduled (sometimes twice monthly and sometimes just monthly) at a local business that we’ve partnered with. For these storytimes geared towards ages 3-6, I’ve thrown out themes! I’m just reading favorites books, new books that strike my fancy, and doing favorite flannels/props/activities. Materials starred are the ones used at the storytime.

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Book Bundles: Animals

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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Discovery!: Play Dough

Our mission: to make three kinds of play dough in a forty-five minute session. These were our recipes: 1. Dirt Playdough For each batch, use: Equal parts flour, salt, and water Add two spoonfuls of black tempura paint for color Add coffee grounds for texture 2. Snow/Cloud Playdough For each batch, use: Equal parts cornstarch

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Interactive Play Space: Veterinarian Office

After I took down our Bakery shop, I wanted to go with a quicker and easier play center. I present…the Veterinarian Office: [A quick recap of the reusuable supplies: Constructive Playthings Create It Space, Target White Plastic Bins, & Target Grey Plastic Bins.] Here’s the break-down on each of the items including cost and where

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