Flannel Friday: Mouse House Makeover with Inclusivity in Mind

My first Flannel Friday post of the year is a LONG one! I'd be honored if you read my story, and delighted if you added your thoughts. Why Representation Matters More than 25 years ago, Rudine Sims Bishop said that books are windows into other worlds and experiences, but also mirrors- a way to see… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Mouse House Makeover with Inclusivity in Mind


Flannel Friday: Here is a Box

Happy Flannel Friday everyone!  This week I've got two fun box flannels to share.  The first comes from a great puppet rhyme that Anne shared on her blog a few years ago.  This is such a fun guessing game to play either using a flannel or with puppets and a box! Here is a Box Here… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Here is a Box

Flannel Friday: Little Chick

Thank you Wendy at Flannel Board Fun for hosting the Flannel Friday Round Up this week!  If you something landed here without stopping THERE first, you'll definitely want to go back and look at what everyone else is up to.  You can also check out the blog, Facebook page, or Pinerest page.  Happy Friday! I've got another… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Little Chick

Flannel Friday: Birthday Cakes & Snakes!

Happy Birthday Flannel Friday!  Here's to 5 more years of fun, new friendships and awesome flannels.  🙂  So grateful for this community! Many thanks to Fun with Friends at Storytime for hosting this week.  As soon as I saw it was Flannel Friday's birthday (on top of being Read Across America Day), I knew I… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Birthday Cakes & Snakes!

Flannel Friday: Little Moon, Little Moon

This little game went over really well with the family crowd this week- I even caught a mom taking a picture so she could recreate it at home!  Our weekly theme was all about Bedtime and our Every Child Ready to Read focus was Play, so I made a little flannel that worked well with… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Little Moon, Little Moon

Flannel Friday: My Friend Duck

Happy Friday my friends in flannel world!  Hope your summer reading is going well.  Not only are we crazy busy, but our story times have gotten even bigger too.  This week I had so much fun with one of my favorite story time themes ever- things that go! I actually made three flannels this week… Continue reading Flannel Friday: My Friend Duck

Flannel Friday: Where Oh Where Has My Little Kite Gone?

This week I used this flannel with my toddlers for a fun-filled rainy days storytime!  We played this guessing game after reading Kite Day by Will Hillenbrand. Where, oh where has my little kite gone? Oh where, oh where can it be? It is purple and pink and its tail is long. Oh where, oh… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Where Oh Where Has My Little Kite Gone?