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Storytime: Monkeys

Books Kiki’s Blankie by Janie Bynum Two Little Monkeys by Mem Fox Monkey and Me by Emily Gravett Bananas for Lunch A fat little monkey had bananas for lunch He peeled and he ate them (peeling motion) Munch, munch, much (eating motion) 1 banana, 2 bananas, 3 bananas, 4 (count on fingers) He ate and… Read More Storytime: Monkeys

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Storytime: Letter M

Books “Mouse’s First Snow” by Lauren Thompson “Go Away, Big Green Monster!” by Ed Emberley “Monkey and Me” by Emily Gravett ABC Magnets I like to start and end the Alphabet program by singing our ABCs. To start I put out all of the letter magnets and have the children tell me what letter is… Read More Storytime: Letter M

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Storytime: Jungle

Books “Monkey Truck” by Michael Slack “If I Were a Jungle Animal” by Tom & Amanda Ellery Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed Five little monkeys jumping on the bed (hold up 5 fingers) One fell off and bumped his head (tap head) Mama called the doctor (pretend to hold phone to ear) And… Read More Storytime: Jungle

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Storytime: Letter J

Books “Jazzy in the Jungle” by Lucy Cousins “Sheep in a Jeep” by Nancy Shaw “Jump” by Scott M. Fischer ABC Magnets I like to start and end the Alphabet program by singing our ABCs. To start I put out all of the letter magnets and have the children tell me what letter is missing,… Read More Storytime: Letter J

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Storytime: Sick

Books “Don’t You Feel Well Sam?” by Amy Hest “Llama Llama Home with Mama” by Anna Dewdney “Barn Sneeze” by Karen B. Winnick Wash, Wash, Wash Your Hands (Tune: Row, Row, Row Your Boat) Wash, wash, wash your hands (rub hands together) Wash your hands today Rub and scrub, and scrub and rub And germs… Read More Storytime: Sick

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Storytime: Zoo

Books “Gladys Goes Out to Lunch” by Derek Anderson “From Head to Toe” by Eric Carle “Animal Strike at the Zoo, It’s True” by Karma Wilson Five Elephants in the Bathtub One elephant in the bathtub going for a swim (swimming motion) Knock, knock (clap twice) Splash, splash (slap knee twice) Come on in (motion… Read More Storytime: Zoo

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Storytime: Alligator

Books “Snip Snap! What’s That?” by Mara Bergman “Very Boring Alligator” by Jean Gralley “Doodle Bites” by Polly Dunbar “There’s an Alligator Under My Bed” by Mercer Mayer ¬†Alligator Rap Tap, tap, tap (clap 3 times) Do the alligator rap Swish your tail in time (shake bottom) To the alligator rhyme Spread those scaly claws… Read More Storytime: Alligator