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Toddlers: Zoo

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 Animal Opposites by Petr Horacek**

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Toddlers: Counting

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 Animals 123 by Britta Teckentrup**

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Toddlers: Animal Sounds

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 Hello Day! by Anita Lobel

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Toddlers: Bathtime

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 Animal Baths by Bob Barner*

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Storytime & Flannelboards Presentation

Last week, I presented an hour and fifteen minute presentation all about flannelboards for a fabulous Illinois group, Prairie State Story League.   (I have no idea why the “Performing” title slide put the G on its own line. I promise it wasn’t that way in the actual presentation.) Also: I updated my flannelboards hand-out

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In Case You Missed It: Spring 2014

Welcome to the Spring Edition of “In Case You Missed It”! Now that we’re clearly in summer, I thought it was time to do the round-up! Advocacy Guerrilla Storytime round-ups/notes: MLA’s Spring Institute and British Columbia Library Conference. Early Literacy 4.7.14 Lisa at Libraryland has a truly enviable project going on — early literacy kits.

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Circus!

The Plan Books Circus by Lois Ehlert Olivia Saves the Circus by Ian Falconer Say Hola to Spanish at the Circus by Susan Middleton Elya A Small Surprise by Louise Yates Extension Activities Flannelboard: “Five Little Kernels” Five little kernels sizzling in the pot All of a sudden, one went POP! (count down) Flannelboard: “One

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Finger Puppets & Props

Flannelboards || Flannel Friday || Finger Puppets & Props Finger Puppets Props Last updated: 12/8/15

Mo Willems!

The Plan Books Big Frog Can’t Fit In by Mo Willems The Duckling Gets a Cookie by Mo Willems Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems Leonardo the Terrible Monster by Mo Willems Extension Activities Flannelboard: “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus” Action Rhyme: “Monster, Monster” Monster, monster, turn around Monster, monster, touch the ground Monster,

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Letter Z!

The Plan Books Dexter Gets Dressed by Ken Wilson-Max My Heart Is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall Zee by Michel Gay Zoom! Zoom! Zoom! I’m Off to the Moon! by Dan Yaccarino Extension Activities Flannelboard Puzzle: “Letter Z” Flannelboard: “Dear Zoo” Action Rhyme: Zoom, Zoom, Zoom! Zoom, zoom, zoom, we’re going to the moon!

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