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.
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner I’ve been sharing books about love, hugs, and kisses in storytime. Last week I had a very fun love themed storytime. Continue reading
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
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!
April showers are here! It’s been a rainy few weeks here, so I wanted to have some fun with it. Ironically, it didn’t actually rain the day of this storytime, but we had fun pretending!