Don't forget: If you are unable to make it to a morning storytime, I do family storytime on Thursdays at 6pm too!
Memory Box: A lemon from Ned's New Home
Ned's New Home by Kevin Tseng. A worm tries out a variety of new homes when his current apple home begins to rot.
Worms for Lunch by Leonid Gore. Various creatures share what they like to eat for lunch. Don't worry - the worms get away safely!
Worms by Sian Smith. This book uses simple rhymes and engaging images to teach young readers about worms.
I taught the kids how to waltz first and they really caught on! Then I handed out scarves and let them waltz with their own "Walters" and follow the cues to have him move all over their bodies.
Cube Roll: I got some nifty (non-hand made!) cubes to roll and added my own pictures. Today it landed on the yoga picture so we took elephant breaths.
Letter of the Day: Ww for worm
We identified another "W" word - wagon - and sounded it out:
Thank you, Storytime ABC's for the idea! Thank you, Steff, for the rhyme:
I found an apple on the ground
It looked delicious, red and round
I picked it up and took a nibble
Oh my goodness! There was a worm in the middle!
Thankfully, a neighboring branch owns a die cut machine and cut lots of paper apples for me so each child could get one. I punched a hole in each so the kids could do the rhyme with me and put their fingers through like worms.
Thank you, Greg, for punching all those apples for me!