Books Fall leaves fall by Zoe Hall Who loves the fall by Bob Raczka Mouse’s First Fall by Lauren Thompson Rhyme: 5 little pumpkins sitting on a gate Flannel: There was an old lady who swallowed some leaves by Lucille Colandro I just used my regular ol Old Lady that I've posted about in the … Continue reading It’s Fall, Y’all!
Hello everyone! I'm back from my long hiatus. Here's what I did today: This Jazz Man by Karen Ehrhardt I got rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison Jazz Baby by Lisa Wheeler In addition to these three books, we also did an activity where we sang the numbers song and felt the beat of the song on … Continue reading Jazz Storytime
Over in the ocean in the coral reef by Marianne Berkes We sang this book! Books that can be sung are my all time favorites, as I'm sure you're starting to gather if you have read my other posts... Have them guess the numbers as you progress through the song. At the end, have everyone help … Continue reading Ocean Storytime
I'm SO behind, I know! This month has been absolute craziness at work! I'm doing a lot more programs than I was before so it's been a bit of a challenge figuring out the best methods (organizational, planning, time managements etc.) for adjusting to the new pace! But I'm back- and hopefully I will have … Continue reading Barnyard Storytime
I'm back from vacation! Here's the preschool plan I did the week before I left. After our Hello Song, I told them I was late to work today and I didn't get to finish sorting my laundry. I asked the kids if they'd ever been late before and they said no which made the parents … Continue reading Socks & Shoes Storytime
Storytime went well today! We had just the right number of instruments for each kid. (I grabbed a rhythm stick out of the closet for myself at the last minute!) I use same framework each week and just modify the content. If you're interested in my goodbye/hello songs check out my new post: the usual. I'll update … Continue reading Mice Storytime
This storytime plan came almost entirely from one of my most loyal blog readers... my MOM 🙂 She always told me this program was one of her favorites and now I can see why- it was a definite hit with the Preschool kids! Curious George and the Pizza by Margret & H.A. Rey I was pleasantly surprised … Continue reading Pizza Storytime