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Yellow!

This was the third color in my daycare storytime cycle: yellow! (Orange is here. Red is here.) Since my group tends to be a little rowdy at they settle in, I sang two songs to get them calmed down this week — our welcome song and “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.” After a brief recap of

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Shake, Shimmy, & Dance: 7/18

The Plan Book I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More by Karen Beaumont This is will forever be one of my favorite books for Shake, Shimmy, & Dance. I love modeling that this book can be sung to, that this book has a strong rhyme prediction sequence for kiddos, and that we’re practicing body identification while

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Toddler Fall 2016 Rhymes, Songs, & Fingerplays

To read more about how I plan and prepare my Toddler Storytimes, please visit this post. Each session, I pick some extension activities to repeat from week to week. Most of the time these have nothing to do with my theme of the day and just allow me to add more movement or songs if

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Preschoolers: Jobs

For more information on how I plan and prepare my preschool storytimes, check out this introduction post. I starred the materials used in the plan; multiple stars indicate use for more than one class. The Plan Books Fire Engine No. 9 by Mike Austin Guess Who? by Margaret Miller* Kitten Red Yellow Blue by Peter

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Book Bundles: Community Helpers

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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Siblings: Counting

For more information on how I plan and prepare my siblings 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 Animal 1-2-3 by Britta Teckentrup (Board)* Big Fat Hen by Keith Baker* Dog’s Colorful

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Siblings: Colors

For more information on how I plan and prepare my siblings 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 Color Zoo by Lois Ehlert (Board Book)* Meeow and the Big Table by Sebastien

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Colors & Shapes!

The Plan Books Color Zoo by Lois Ehlert Little Green Peas by Keith Baker Monsters Love Colors by Mike Austin My Heart Is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall Round Like a Ball by Lisa Campbell Ernest Extension Activities Flannelboard: “Brown Bear, Brown Bear” Flannelboard: “The Shape Game” Flannelboard: “The Shape Story” Prop: Song Cube

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Flannel Friday: Red Crane, Red Crane

Inspired by Emma Garcia’s fabulous book Tip Tip Dig Dig and Jane at Piper Loves the Library, I give you:    I typically use this as an extension activity after reading the book. I do a take on “Brown Bear, Brown Bear”: Red crane, red crane, what do you see? I see a yellow digger

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Families: Rain, Clouds, & Rainbows

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 It Looked Like Spit Milk by Charles Shaw* Little Cloud by Eric Carle Tap

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