Dinosaurs – Infant Storytime

There was a lot of over-sized fun at last week’s dinosaur infant storytime.

MOVEMENT: Welcome Song*

MOVEMENT: Peek-a-Boo*

BOUNCE: In the Toaster*

BOOK:
DinosaurRoarbyStickland
Dinosaur Roar! by Paul & Henrietta Stickland

MOVEMENT: “Clap, Tap and Bend” from It’s Toddler Time by Carol Hammett and Elaine Bueffel

FLANNELBOARD:
Four Dinosaurs (I know there are 5 here, but I didn’t use one for the rhyme.)
FiveDinosaurs

Templates from Microsoft Word clip art

“Four Dinosaurs”
Four dinosaurs standing in a row
The green one said, “I think I’ll go”
And he walked away so very slow
Tramp, tramp, tramp, tramp, tramp.
Other verses:
Three… orange
Two… purple
One…yellow
How many dinosaurs are left? Zero!

BOUNCE: “Smooth Road to London Town” from A Smooth Road to London Town: Songs from the Parent-Child Mother Goose Program by Kathy Reid-Naiman

BOOK:
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Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs
by Byron Barton

TICKLE: These are Baby’s Fingers*

SONG & MOVEMENT: “Babies Little Self” from the album Here I Am! by Caspar Babypants

NURSERY RHYME:
Jack and Jill
JackandJillFlannelboard1JackandJillFlannelboard2
Pieces from Little Folk Visuals

MOVEMENT: “Itsy Bitsy Spider” from Children’s Favorite Songs Volume 3 from Walt Disney

MOVEMENT: “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” from Songs for Wiggleworms by the Old Town School of Folk Music

MOVEMENT: Storytime’s Over*

ADDITIONAL MATERIAL IDEAS:
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Ten Terrible Dinosaurs by Paul Stickland
Dini Dinosaur by Karen Beaumont

HOW IT WENT:
I really need to get better about updating my blog right after the storytimes occur.   Things have just been really busy at work and I haven’t had a chance to do that.

ATTENDANCE: 33 people

* For these songs, please see my page Storytime Movements & Music

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