Aaaaand here's another fun bedtime flannel! I like this one because there's so many different things you can do with it. For toddlers, you can try to put silly things in the tub, like shoes or food. They just love telling us grown-ups no! 🙂 Plus there's a lot of options for tunes. With my… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby in the Tub
Where did December go?! So many flannels left unmade, so many flannels I did make left unshared... Hopefully next year I'll be posting more regularly now that I'm done with grad school! I DO have some fun flannels for baby or toddler time ready to share for the last Flannel Friday Round Up of 2017. … Continue reading Flannel Friday: Yellow Star, Yellow Star
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 for the kids to compare and discuss how they are the same and different. This… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: C is for Cookies & Cake (Toddlers)
Happy Flannel Friday! I've got the Round-Up this week. You can check out everyone's awesome creations by clicking here. This week I'm sharing another Brown Bear, Brown Bear-esque flannel with farm friends. This is a fun one with babies or toddlers! When I do this with babies, we say "It's Walkin Ol' Joe!" when we… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Oink, Oink, Pink Pig
Happy Flannel Friday! This is a fun one to do with babies/toddlers. I like to change it up and use random family members instead of the entire set, so sometimes the family has a mommy and no daddy, sometimes just 1 sibling, sometimes just a dog and no cat, etc. Baby, baby, who do you… Continue reading Flannel Friday: Baby, Baby, Who Do You See?
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 been a very fun journey full of support from my new colleagues and many awesome… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Fingers & Feet (All About Me) at Toddler Time
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 out for a box. 🙂 Here's how it went with the toddlers... Theme Introduction: I… Continue reading Storytime Spotlight: Let’s Hop in a Box