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Story Time: Let’s Play Library!

Today’s story time was all about the library! We read stories and did ryhmes about going to the library, and then we played library with a pretend book return and library books, due date cards, bookmarks, and library cards! We … Continue reading

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Story Time: April Showers & May Flowers!

    April showers bring May flowers! Our recent story times featured rainy day stories with rhythm, puddle jumpin’ and rain-making games, a cloud mobile craft, and then, adding some sunshine, planting rainbows, and making tissue paper gardens! Story times … Continue reading

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Bunny Story Time

Today’s story time featured bunnies…and an Easter Cat! Our take-home craft was a poseable bunny all decked out for Easter with paper accessories and fasteners to make moveable parts–perfect for hopping away, sharing eggs, or waving hello!

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Story Time: Yarns About Knitting

Today we read stories about knitting, featuring sheep’s wool being made into colorful yarn, and making sweaters for penguins! For our craft, we made woolly sheep from clothespins, yarn, & construction paper. The more yarn you add, the fluffier the sheep!

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Story Time: Penguins!

Brrr! Some animals love the cold! Last week for story time we read stories about penguins and their friends that live far away. We made penguin puppets with paper and Popsicle sticks as our take-home craft. Join us on Friday mornings at 11am … Continue reading

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Story Time: Bat Buddies!

Today’s story time was all about bats! We read stories about nocturnal animals, interesting sounds animals make, and bats in the library! For our craft, we made bat buddies with toilet paper rolls, printable bat wings, plus crayons and markers. … Continue reading

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Story Time: Let’s Go Exploring!

This morning’s story time was quite an adventure as we pretended to go exploring. We even went on a bear hunt (the bear invited us to stay in his cave for tea). We talked about how maps help us find … Continue reading

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Make a Map!

To go along with our global summer reading theme, maps are a big part of finding your way around new places. Many books include maps at the front of the book to show readers the world in which they are … Continue reading

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Story Time: Let’s Make Music!

This morning’s musical story time included sing-along songs with Mr. Landon and his guitar, music-making with various instruments, stories about music, and listening to classical music mentioned in one of the books we read. We also colored pictures of different … Continue reading

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Story Time: How Does Your Garden Grow?

From seed to plant, today’s story time took a closer look at how things grow in gardens! We pretended to be seeds sprouting up from the ground, sang some songs and did some garden-growing fingerplay rhymes, plus read stories all … Continue reading

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