Happy Flannel Friday y'all! This fun counting song was a blast with my toddlers the last time I used it during storytime- I can't wait to sing it again come January and the Western Stock Show! It goes a little something like this: 5 Little Cowpokes to the tune of "5 Little Ducks" 5 little… Continue reading Flannel Friday: 5 Little Cowpokes
I love using folk and traditional tales for flannel sets! Something about them just grabs and holds my crowd like no other kind of story can do. "Baby Rattlesnake's First Rattle" is a wonderfully engaging Pawnee tale with lots of repetition and humor. It follows the story of a young snake who is told by everyone… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby Rattlesnake’s First Rattle
Friday December 16th marks our last Flannel Friday Roundup for the year- and it's a pretty quiet one! Hope everyone is having a wonderful holiday season. This week I've got two Western flannels to share- hopefully in time to make before the stock show is back in town come January! The first is a silly… Continue reading Final Flannel Friday Roundup for 2016!
Many thanks to the fabulous crew at Storytime Underground this week for helping me put the finishing touches on a new space flannel song! Here's what I started with... And thanks to the many other brilliant brains out there, here's some different songs I ended up with: Five Little Aliens to the tune of… Continue reading Flannel Friday: 5 Little Aliens