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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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Storytime Spotlight: Fingers & Feet (All About Me) at Toddler Time

I’m excited to share a new storytime plan today!  Since starting at my new library system, my routine has definitely changed.  Firstly, I’m adapting to the smaller crowd sizes.  I’m also adjusting to new families and their storytime traditions.  It’s … Continue reading

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Storytime Spotlight: Let’s Hop in a Box

Many thanks to my fabulous coworker and friend Tanya Prax for putting together such a fun storytime this week and letting me share it!  My only tweak was sneaking in a few extra flannels and swapping my usual weekly hat … Continue reading

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Storytime Spotlight: Baby Animal Bash

Spring is almost in the air… which means it’s time for some of my favorite books and songs about baby animals!  Family time was so much fun last Saturday.  Here’s the rundown: Welcome/Opening Songs: If You’re Happy & You Know … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned about Toddlers

Last week I had the pleasure of being observed during toddler story time by a new staff member.  We had a wonderful time together!  I couldn’t help but reflect on all the things I’ve learned this last year that have … Continue reading

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