Spiders

Eeek!  Creepy crawly spiders! Books: “The Eensy Weensy Spider” by Penny Dann “The Very Busy Spider” by Eric Carle “Aaaarrgghh! Spider!” by Lydia Monks Other […]

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Owls

Whooooo says we’re doing a storytime on owls?  I do! Books: Little Owl Lost by Chris Haughton I’m Not Cute! by Jonathan Allen A Book of Sleep by Il […]

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Hats

Good ol’ hats.  An invention as old as time.  Whether functional or fashionable, they sure can be fun to wear.  And lots of people wear […]

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Tools

Tools!  Tools!  Tools!  I got this wonderful theme idea here, and it seemed fun for both boys and girls. Books: The Magic Toolbox by Mie Araki Tap […]

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Pizza

Ooh la la!  It’s a pizza pie-a! Almost everyone loves pizza.  It’s flat.  It’s round.  You can put almost any topping on it (as long […]

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Music

Tra la la!  Do Re Mi!  Uhem. Just warming up for this week’s Explorastory on music!Books: “Meeow and the Pots and Pans,” by Sebastien Braun “Farmer Joe […]

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Let’s Go on a Picnic

What’s the yummiest summer activity?  Having a picnic!  Whether it’s at a park or in your own backyard, eating food outside is always fun for […]

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Turtles

Our theme for this week was funny green turtles!  Before I even introduced our theme with the children, I read this book and had the […]

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Butterflies

C’mon.  You can’t think about springtime without thinking about fluttering butterflies.  So let’s learn about those beautiful winged creatures in this week’s storytime through books, […]

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