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Thursday Thoughts: Ode to My Stretchy Band

Songs and tips for getting started with a stretchy band in storytime! Continue reading

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LSC Journal Club Reflections: Literacy is Not a Luxury & Play is not a Privilege

Play is Not a Privilege: Reflections on Executive Function & Library Services for Children Continue reading

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Storytime Spotlight: C is for Cake & Cookies (Family Time)

As mentioned in my earlier toddler post, I try to share an alphabet or color-themed storytime once a month because it’s such a great opportunity to ask open-ended questions.  I bring in a group of objects for the kids to talk … Continue reading

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Storytime Spotlight: C is for Cookies & Cake (Toddlers)

It’s been waaaaay too long since I shared some storytime reflections… Time flies when you’re having fun! I try to share an alphabet or color-themed storytime once a month because it’s such a great opportunity to bring in different objects … Continue reading

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Favorite Storytime Songs & Rhymes

Opening Songs My Hands Say Hello (to the tune of “The Farmer in the Dell”) My hands say hello, My hands say hello. Everytime I see my friends, My hands say hello! (repeat with other body parts) Credit: I learned … Continue reading

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Flannel Friday: Cake Candles in a Couple Ways

Happy Winter Extravaganza everyone!  Although at a high of 58 today and with final projects right around the corner, I’m having a hard time getting in the holiday spirit… but on the bright side, I just realized this is my … Continue reading

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Flannel Friday: Tommy the Turkey

Happy Flannel Friday!  On a Saturday.  Because lately, that’s how I roll.  Get it?  Lately?  As in I’m late with this post?  Ha ha?  (Sorry, too many long nights doing homework!) Although I don’t do holiday themes for storytimes, I … Continue reading

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