A Few of My Favorites Things: Picture Books

With the year wrapping up, I wanted to share a few of my favorite books that I came across in 2015, and decided I’d start with picture books. This is by no means a comprehensive list of all the great picture books that came out in 2015 or guesses at which books will be winning awards. It’s simply a short list of the books I enjoyed the most and the ones that stuck with me over the year.

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Outer Space – Preschool Storytime

Summer Reading is in full swing and I am busting with sciencey excitement! (That’s definitely the scientific way to say that 🙂 ) So, this week at Preschool Storytime I wanted to jump into science exploration, so we went on a journey to outer space! There are so many great space storytime outlines, books, and songs out there! It was hard to narrow it down, but here is a look at what we did: Continue reading

Tweet, Tweet – Preschool Storytime

It’s a bird… it’s a plane…. No, really, it’s a bird. So this storytime’s theme was birds. Much like that opening joke,  I was a little unsure of the topic. I didn’t know if they kids would be into it, but there are so many great books about birds that I just had to try it. It actually went over really well! Plus, I felt like I got to introduce some science too!

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