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Thanksgiving Baby Story Time (2020) ONLINE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8V0XmAGO7OE&t=163s I got a lot of these songs and rhymes from the librarian where I did my practicum. Welcome Song: Open Shut ThemOpen, shut them,Open, shut them,Give a little clap, clap, clap!Open, shut them,Open, shut them,Put them in your lap, lap, lap!Creep them, crawl them, Creep them, crawl them, Right up to your chin, chin,…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Baby Story Time (2020) ONLINE

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Thanksgiving Story Time (2019)

Welcome Song: Clap and Sing Hello (to the tune of The Farmer in the Dell) We clap and sing hello, We clap and sing hello, With our friends at story time, We clap and sing hello! We tap and sing hello (tap knees) // We stretch and sing hello (stretch arms up) // We wave and…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Story Time (2019)

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten! — Turkeys & Thanksgiving

To start, I went over our mobile classroom items of the week (Color: Brown [like most turkeys — at least turkey illustrations in kids books!]; Shape: Circle [like a pie]; Letters: W & X; and Number: 7 [a lucky number since we were talking about things we were thankful for]. Our concept of the week…… Continue reading Ready, Set, Kindergarten! — Turkeys & Thanksgiving

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Pets & Monkeys & Thanksgiving Story Time (Outreach 2018)

I know this is an odd combination of story time themes but I went with books I like to read aloud + Thanksgiving for this one! Welcome Song: Clap and Sing Hello (to the tune of The Farmer in the Dell)We clap and sing hello,We clap and sing hello,With our friends at story time,We clap…… Continue reading Pets & Monkeys & Thanksgiving Story Time (Outreach 2018)

Special Events

Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Party

Our local school district has off this entire week so we knew we wanted to have a program that families could come to and get a break from the house (and, let’s face it, from each other). I threw this party in the old space but when we moved into the new building, I knew…… Continue reading Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Party

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Thanksgiving Story Time (2018)

Welcome Song: Clap and Sing Hello (to the tune of The Farmer in the Dell) We clap and sing hello, We clap and sing hello, With our friends at story time, We clap and sing hello! We tap and sing hello (tap knees) // We stretch and sing hello (stretch arms up) // We wave and…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Story Time (2018)

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Thanks & Thanksgiving Story Time (Outreach 2017)

Welcome Song: Clap and Sing Hello (to the tune of The Farmer in the Dell) We clap and sing hello, We clap and sing hello, With our friends at story time, We clap and sing hello! We wave and sing hello // We stomp and sing hello Source: Storytime Katie Song: The Wheels on the…… Continue reading Thanks & Thanksgiving Story Time (Outreach 2017)

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Thanksgiving Story Time

Welcome Song: Hands Go Up and Hands Go Down (to the tune of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star) Hands go up and hands go down I can turn around and round I can hop upon two shoes I can listen so can you I can sit, I’ll show you how Story time is starting now Song:…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Story Time