Even though it’s not yet December, we shared stories about Snow for our last storytime of this session.
MOVEMENT: Welcome Song*
BOUNCE: In the Toaster*
I’m a Little Cuckoo Clock*
Icky Bicky Soda Cracker*
Ride a Little Pony*
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE SIGN: “Snow”
Bear & Hare: Snow! by Emily Gravett
MOVEMENT: “Clap, Tap and Bend” from It’s Toddler Time by Carol Hammett and Elaine Bueffel
Build a Snowman
First the body,
then the head.
A stovepipe hat
and a scarf of red.
Next the eyes
and a carrot nose.
And two arms of sticks
placed just so.
BOUNCE: “Ladies Ride” from Wiggleworms Love You by Old Town School of Folk Music
MOVEMENT: Patty Cake*
Oh! words by Kevin Henkes, pictures by Laura Dronzek
TICKLE: Chicken in the Barnyard*
These are Baby’s Fingers*
Slowly, Slowly, Very Slowly, Goes the Garden Snail*
Round and Round the Garden*
NURSERY RHYME FLANNELBOARD:
1, 2, Buckle My Shoe
(Pattern taken from The Flannel Board Storytelling Book by Judy Sierra)
One, two, buckle my shoe
Three, four, knock on the door.
Five, six, pick up sticks.
Seven, eight, lay them straight.
Nine, ten, a big fat hen.
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:
Book: Mouse’s First Snow by Lauren Thompson, illustrated by Buket Erdogan
Book: Snow Babies by Laura Ellen Anderson
HOW IT WENT:
PRESENTED: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
ATTENDANCE: 29 people (adults and children)
* For these songs, please see my page Storytime Movements & Music