Friday, March 2, 2012

Cars Storytime

 Rip-roaring stories about race cars, everyday cars, and every kind of car!

Suggested Books:
Car Wash
Five Little Monkeys Wash the Car
Little Auto
Maxi the Hero
Mr. Gumpy's Motor Car
Racer Dogs
Scrubbly-Bubbly Car Wash
Big Road Race
Go Dog Go
Harry at the Garage
How Many Trucks can a Tow Truck Tow?
Maxi the Star
Pigs in the Mud in the Middle of the Rud
Sheep in a Jeep
The Adventures of Taxi Dog

Suggested Fingerplays:

Suggested Crafts:
Great Gas Pump
Moving Vans
Police Cars
Rip-roaring Race Cars
Simple Traffic Light
Spectacular Sports Cars
Terrific Taxis
Tire Track Printing
Tow Trucks
Traffic Light
Suggested Coloring Pages:
Sports Car Coloring Page
Car Coloring Page
Car Hubcap with Spikes Coloring Page
Car Hubcap with Spirals Coloring Page
Car Hubcap with Swirls Coloring Page
Motorcycle Coloring Page
Dune Buggy Coloring Page
Race Car with Flag Coloring Page

Candy Storytime

The perfect storytime for those with a sweet tooth!

Suggested Books:
Arnie, the Doughnut
Curious George Goes to a Chocolate Factory
Oh, Ducky!
Strega Nona Takes a Vacation
Trick or Treat?
Birthday for Frances
Hansel & Gretel
Legend of the Candy Cane
Somebody loves You, Mr. Hatch

Suggested Crafts:
C is for Candy Corn
Candy Cane Heart Ornament
Candy Cane Ornaments
Candy Cane Printing
Candy Cane Reindeer Ornament
Candy Cane Rudolph OrnamentCandy Hearts
Caramel Apples on a Stick
Christmas Candy Cane
Circus Cotton Candy
Colorful Candy Canes
Cool Candy Corn
Easter Bunny Lollipop
Giant Gingerbread House
Great Gingerbread Houses
Handfuls of Candy!
Jazzy Jelley Beans
Life-like Spider Lollipops!
Lollipop Dolls
Lollipop Ghosts
Lollipop Swirls
Marshmallow & Gumdrop Shamrocks
Marshmallow Bunnies
Paper Candy Canes
Santa Mouse Ornament
Soft and Puffy Candy Canes

Suggested Coloring Pages:

Candy Cane with Bow Coloring Page
Candy Corn Coloring Page
Gumball Machine Coloring Page
Four Valentine Candy Hearts Coloring Page
Candy Cane Coloring Page

Large Lollipop Coloring Page
Print and color a Large Lollipop Coloring Page
Lollipop Coloring Page
Peppermint Candy Coloring Page

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Leaves Storytime

Turn all sorts of colors and fall down!

Suggested Books:
Autumn Leaves
Fletcher and the Falling Leaves
Leaf Jumpers
Leaf Man
Leaf Men and the Brave Good Bugs
Leaves! Leaves! Leaves!
Little Yellow Leaf
Oliver Finds His Way
When Autumn Falls
A Color of His Own
A Tree is Nice
Clifford's First Autumn
Little Scarecrow Boy
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf
The Giving Tree

Suggested Crafts:
Apple Trees
An apple a day… these trees are ripe with apples for the picking…

Autumn Landscapes
Create your own beautiful fall landscape- filled with trees and brightly colored leaves.

Collecting Leaves
Fall is a wonderful time to collect leaves.

Fall Harvest Collage
Welcome Fall with a wonderful collage of fall items!

Fall Wreaths
Collect all the colors of the season and make a beautiful and simple Fall wreath!

Fantastic Fall Trees
Beautiful fall trees.

Glitter Leaves
Create some glistening leaves this Fall!

Holiday Wreaths
'Tis the Season- these holiday wreaths will put you in the holiday spirit!

L is for Leaves!
Grab some fabulous fall leaves and decorate a letter L.

Leaf Collages
Create wonderful fall leaf collage!

Leaf Collecting Bag
Decorate a great leaf collecting bag this Fall!

Leaf Coloring Page
Grab your crayons and have some fun!

Leaf Lacing
A fun Fall leaf lacing prject!

Leaf Printing
Gather some leaves and have some fun!

Leaf Rubbings
A great leaf craft to enjoy in the Fall!

Leaf Stenciling
Make some cool leaf stencils this Fall!

Lovely Textured Leaves
A fun Fall crafts!

Maple Whirligigs
Lots of Fall Fun!

Paint and Print Leaves
A fun Fall project!

Pinecone Leaf Painting
A fun fall craft!

Pointy Leaf Coloring Page
Grab your crayons and have some fun!

Simple Fall Leaf Coloring Page

Spectacular Falling Foliage
Leaves that twist and turning on their way to the ground.

Swirling Fall Leaf Coloring Page
Color a fall leaf!

Tasty Birthday Cakes
Birthday cakes for any age.

Towering Trees
Terrific Trees for the environmentalist in all of us.

Tree with Falling Leaves
Create an abstract fall tree with colorful falling leaves.

Wavy Fall Leaf Coloring Page
Grab your crayons and have some fun!

Wide Fall Leaf Coloring Page
Grab your crayons and have some fun!

Wonderful Wax Paper Leaf Collages
Capture a little bit of Fall for the rest of the year!

Latkes Storytime

Enjoy some magical holiday stories!

Suggested Books:
Latkes, Latkes, Good to Eat
Moishe's Miracle: A Hanukkah Story
Mrs. Greenberg's Messy Hanukkah
Borrowed Hanukkah Latkes
Grandma's Latkes

Suggested Crafts:
Hanukkah Menorah Coloring Page
Grab your crayons and color a Hanukkah Menorah Coloring Page

Make a Magical Latke
Can you make and "fry" some magical latkes ?

Ladybugs Storytime

All red and black and lots of fun!
Suggested Books:
Ladybug on the Move
Ladybug, Ladybug
Ten Little Ladybugs
Very Lazy Ladybug
Grouchy Ladybug

Suggested Crafts:
Flying Ladybugs
Create some bright red ladybugs wiht black spots

Lady Bug Paperweights
Transform round rocks into delightful lady bugs with a little bit of paint and a soft felt bottom!

Lady Bugs
Lucky ladybugs!

Ladybug Coloring Page
Print and color a Ladybug Coloring Page

Large Lady Bugs
Transform a paper bowl into a large and lucky Lady Bug!

Small Ladybugs
Make a number of small ladybugs from an egg carton

Camels Storytime

Just how did the camel get its hump?

Suggested Books:

Camel Caravan
Camel's Lament
Dream Journey
How the Camel Got Its Hump
Hundredth Name
Pamela Camel
What's the Matter, Habibi?
Hosni the Dreamer

Suggested Crafts:

Cool Cork Camel
Make a simple camel using corks.

Zebras Storytime

A storytime that has really earned its stripes!

Suggested Books:
Camilla The Zebra
Greedy Zebra
How the Zebra Got It's Stripes
On Beyond Zebra
Zebra's Hiccups
Zee Is Not Scared
Zella, Zack and Zodiac
Zigby Camps Out
Zigby Hunts for Treasure
Ziggy the Zebra

Suggested Crafts:
Striped Zebras
Great zebras- you add the stripes!