Can you think of some ways that… TODDLER PROGRAM OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING FINGERPLAY: Two Little Brown Bears I purchased these cute little bear finger puppets came from Cheryl Smith’s Etsy Shop: Little Brown Bear & Dark Brown Bear. Letter O Your website is amazing… Thank you for helping me with your ideas…, […] Themes: a list of over 130 themes that are arranged alphabetically as well as by subsections “Alphabet”, “Colors”, and “Opposites”. Blankets GOBBLE GOBBLE MOOOO TRACTOR BOOK … the day Farmer Brown slept-in, the animals drove the tractor! Naturally, we read books about flowers and in these books she found butterflies. I’m glad that it appears that I’m organized though, and I’m so glad that the list has been helpful! Ocean Kevin Henkes This is mostly due to the fact that I don’t have much time for writing blog posts these days, and these favorite theme posts take HOURS. Friendship (everybody) Friendship (sensory friendly) Friendship and Kindness (sensory friendly) Friendship and Love (preschool) Frogs (sensory friendly) Frogs (toddler) Frozen (everybody) Frozen Treats (everybody) Fruits and Veggies (everybody) Boats Thank you, thank you, thank you ~ especially from my Book Buddies! Weather I hope to one day be this organized in my own blog!! Number Seven Number Four I was tempted to stay snuggled with his tiny warm body on my lap and read one more book to my preschoolers, but out of the corner of my eye I could see the four loads of laundry that needed to […], The Christmas tree is up in the window and the twinkle lights shine as my kids dance around the tree decorating in their cluttered way to favorite Christmas songs. The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend Written and illustrated by Dan Santat This imaginary friend isn't going to wait around any longer for his child to pick him--he's going to journey to the real world! I just recently became a full-time Library Assistant and LOVE my job! Newer Post Older Post Home. Attendance was low, and not every child there was the right age, but I was just so on, and so prepared, and it was a great feeling. Emma Dodd Farm (Spring 2010) Wow Thank you so much. Age: Preschool, Storytime Ideas, Theme: B, Theme: Birds. Some of these unit ideas definitely have a bit more of a winter theme going but there are also quite a few that are less seasonal while still a lot of fun! I have a 2 & 3 class and a 4 & 5 class. Christmas Fun - Preschool Storytime I had a last-minute idea to make this a full-fledged "Reindeer" storytime rather than a general Christmas one, but of course I had waited too late, and there were no suitable reindeer stories to be found, so I stuck with the original plan. Thank you for this wonderful resource! January Preschool Themes. It is surreal to say that. Birthdays My daughter’s Sound of Music and Hamilton phases were pretty epic. Bears (2011) Opposites Check out this website from the Perry Public Library in Ohio. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Letter Q As luck turns out, […], Before we know it the seasons will be changing again. Nursery Rhymes Preschool Storytimes and Family Storytimes: App-ily Ever After Digital Storytime: Animals Back to School Bears Berries and Jam Books with Rhythm Bugs Bunnies (Easter) Colors Construction Dinosaurs Dogs Farm Animals Fall & Moose Fiber Arts The Dark Food Green List of Family Storytime themes that I’ve done alphabetically. Thank you so much for the wonderful story time resources. Library (2010) Firefighters In…. Your blog has awesome themes, and interesting book list, I wanted to start story time in my area, as we dont have libraries closeby. Audible Stories is a free website where kids of all ages can listen to hundreds of Audible audio titles across six different languages—English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Japanese—for free, so they can keep learning, dreaming and just being kids. Trains Pigs Step by Step Theme Pages Run by a daycare provider named Jana, this is very similar to how most libraries compile their storytime themes. Chickens Letter G - May 13, 2020 It appears th… Get inspired and discover suggested books, activities, and crafts with hundreds of thematic storytime ideas compiled by Penny Peck. Bugs (2012) Even when we don’t have sport practices or games or lessons or playdates, we still seem to lean towards – “let’s […], Animals are a popular interest. Butterflies & Caterpillars Fish All about Preschoolers! Bunnies Number Six And as a bonus, there are some super fun picture books […], My preschoolers have been thinking about their Halloween costumes since July. STEAM activities help promote essential 21st-century skills, which is important in preparing our children for an unknown future. Me Blue This is a whole packet of Fall themed Storytime complete with picture book lists, song ideas, and activities for 12 weeks of Fall. we do a weekly storytime but every time i try to order one of your suggested books they are out of print. Camping ( Log Out / Many include literacy tips to emphasize, too. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) And this here blog is a mish-mash of awesome resources for librar-ians, educators, and parents. Loud and Quiet For the theme of SPRING, you can see Katie’s ideas […], […] As of 2019, I am now using a page a day for alphabet-letter-themed story times (inspired by Storytime Katie) with positive […], […] year, an action – you get the idea. :) THINGS TO TALK ABOUT "Today we're going to talk about love, friendship, and kindness. These lessons combine core subjects as well as art, sensory play, and drama to provide a well-rounded experience for your preschool learners. I’m actually horribly behind in updating!! Fall (Morning 2010) Monsters (2012) Number Eight There is an abundance of themed storytime ideas online. Jobs #flannelboardfun #play #preschoolactivities #hideandseek. Orange Letter K Boxes Pirates Here are some fun, playful story time ideas for Summer. Babies Preschool Story Time (Fantasy Theme), 11/7 This story time is such a rollercoaster for me, but today was far and away my best performance. Now I should probably admit up front that I am not […], Covid 19, Coronavirus, has had us quarantined at home for 56 days now here in San Diego, California. Learning to understand their emotions and how to express them effectively is a big part of childhood. Houses and Homes Animals are fun, cuddly, interesting, and diverse. The change definitely makes it easier to keep track. April 14, 2015 in Animals, Preschool Storytime, Printable, Songs and Rhymes, Toddler Storytimes. Spring Animals Number Three Food Others, like a Veterinarian Astronaut, are a little trickier to envision. In our […], Women’s History Month is celebrated each year in March. Bi g and small, I love their imaginations when it comes to planning their Halloween costumes. Construction (2014) Alphabet The views expressed on this site are my own and do not reflect those of my employer or its patrons. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. They have gone through phases like every child. Valentine’s Day Hi Katie, I just love your blog and how you have the themes all laid out nice and neat for us to peruse! Storytime Katie, Sunflower Storytime, and Abby the Librarian are good starting points if you want to browse themes […]. Sea Creatures When they’ve been part of a theme-set, I’ve included them at the bottom. Spring (2011) OMG! Letter R Fall Storytimes for Preschoolers. Love Bears (2010) How […], The Best Not-So-Scary Monster Books for Kids - My Storytime Corner, “Read it one more time Mommy!” My son’s pleading eyes looked up at me. Preschool Lab (ages 3-5) - my preschool science program; Afterschool outreach storytimes (K-4th) - also see my afterschool tag to see the books I've read with them each month! Seasons Stop and Go I wish I could explain it better, I’m sorry! It would be a great flannel board, I did one and loved it. Nov 19, 2020 - All about Preschoolers! Personally, I try to include plenty of Women’s History and girl power stories in what we read all year long, but it definitely feels important to sit back and really think about the big and little ways women helped to shape our country each year. ( Log Out / This storytime was for a preschool-aged group at my library. It is varied in texture, color, and how you cut and shape it. Most of my selections are picture books, but I couldn't help but also mention Despereaux, the novel that made such a … One of my responsibilities is toddler story time. Berries and Bears! […], […] of a fun librarian who shares all of her storytime plans with us. Letter M Magic Number Nine Preschoolers have BIG emotions. Fall (Afternoon 2010) Letter F Lauren Thompson Sports PreK Bits - "A" is for APPLE. Penguins Hair is fun. Owls (2011) I’ve just kind of made it up as I went, but it needs to be tweaked. Organizer Melvindale Public Library Phone: 313-429-1090 Venue Melvindale Public Library 18650 Allen Rd Melvindale, MI 48122 United States + Google Map Phone: 313-429-1090 Letter P Come and have fun with online story time for toddlers, preschool and kindergarten. The books with stars before the title were shared this evening. Letter Y Bob Shea Library (2013) I think I’ve just found the method to do the tweaking! Puppies […], […] having a bit of a WHAT AM I GOING TO DO?! What saved me? I KNOW, I know, you spend hours of time developing your preschool themes, activities and preschool lesson plans each week.You are commited to planning preschool themes and activities that are engaging hands-on, interactive, fun AND meet the goal of supporting each child’s level of growth and development. Mice ... Continue reading Pete the Cat Preschool Library Tour and Storytime. Letter Z, Authors Cookies Family STEAM is the combination of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Schedule for Ann Arbor District Library Preschool Storytime. This storytime was created in the spirit of Valentine's Day, but it is a great one to use any time of the year since learning about friendship and kindness is always in season. Names My twins at varying times have been obsessed with polar bears, monkeys, mice, squirrels, orca whales, sharks, and deer. Monsters (2010) Any chance you are considering putting your themes on Pinterest? Alphabet | Authors | Colors | Numbers | Opposites, Alligators & Crocodiles Hugs and Kisses Snow I’m not doing the CSLP theme, so I haven’t really thought about it. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Here are some of the themes I have used in storytime that are highlighted in blog posts. Letter T Counting Hide the pancakes behind a pig, and teach rhyming, colors and counting through play! Favorites Messy Soup Preschool Storytime Theme. Purple, Numbers Letter S Summer (2011) Number Two What a great resource you have put together! Manners I have a specific theme page and I just create links by doing the HTML. Squirrels Lois Ehlert Visit a subject to find activities, crafts, lesson plans, coloring pages tied to the online resource featured. I’ve also included my most recent storytime programs that are completely theme-less, but include a lot of great read aloud books for toddlers! Bugs (2011) That’s not on my list of to-makes right now, but I’ll consider adding it! Dinosaurs (2014) Wed, 10/04/2017 - 7:52pm by LibraryRachel. Most weeks I use the same theme for my preschool and toddler storytimes to reduce planning time, but some weeks that just doesn’t work which is fine, too. Tools (2011) At Storytime Preschool, we focus on creating a safe, loving, nurturing and happy environment, which allows children to blossom to their full potential. Yellow Sick & Get Well Find all 10 Summer Themes –> Summer Story Time Themes. Rosemary Wells Each lesson plan has the books, music, fingerplays, flannel boards, and wiggles songs for the theme. Clouds and Rainbows Themes include snowmen, mittens, playing in the snow, and gingerbread. - May 11, 2020 […] Fingerplay: “Here is a House” and “Houses” from storytimekatie.com […] Home Sweet Home - Transcript - Now Take Off! School Music Hats Letter H Garden Snowmen Cats Hello, Goodbye Consulted: Storytime Katie Sunflower Storytime Storytime Katie Abby the Librarian Falling Flannelboards Miss Barbara at the […] Home Sweet Home - Now Take Off! They are the perfect addition to your homeschool preschool plans! Sure Christmas morning is fun. 12 Fall Themes –> Fall Story Time Themes Tools (2014) Colors (2011) Letter I Here's an alphabetical listing of the storytimes I've posted on my blog. Colors (2010) Up and Down, thanks for some new ideas Letter D i do a storytime in drumheller alberta for the past 6 years and am always looking for something different. Letter U Fairy Tales ( Log Out / Katie your ideas have helped me so much! Winter The Latest Storytime Themes from Our Collection Picnic Storytime – … Call us at 081-646-4535 or email us at email@example.com Art I like watching my kids and family open their presents and of […], Trains are still hold the record for the biggest obsession ever by one of my children. These preschool themes include activities, book suggestions, snack ideas, and arts and crafts. Trucks Bedtime Do you have any good ideas for the exercise/sports Summer Reading theme. You should do one about the giving tree. Construction (2012) Mo Willems, Colors Some are easy to picture – an elephant, Cinderella, or a Construction Worker. I’m sorry to hear that. Easter It’s out of my control and I’ve been doing storytime for eight years…. Monkeys I have searched for the best online story time on the Web. For more storytime themes, visit our Storytime Resources. Katie (@katietweetsya) has like, this insane list of themes with every book and song she did with each one, and how it went. Ducks I’ve been blogging my themes for a while too, and I really love doing it. Teeth We have found lots of new favourites and I know that they are “librarian and kid approved.”. Starting in January I’ll be doing 5-6 story times each week (two in house, four outreach) and this list has been SO helpful with my planning. Leaves Elephants Farm (2011) Numbers She watered them, gently touched them, often picked them, and carried them around. Birds (2011) Frogs Pets Transportation Picnic A cute pig theme activity for circle time or story time--or for kids to play with at home and on the go. Winter Animals Fall Animals This to me is the best part about Christmas. I’m Cheryl, a preschool teacher of over 20 years. BOOK FOR A FREE TRIAL! Circus This story time […], My daughter was four when she first fell in love with butterflies. I have a question, the themes, is it applicable to children of ages 0-6. The content here belongs to Storytime Katie, unless otherwise expressed. Play and Pretend Crabs Clothes Read Aloud Books. Thanks. Pumpkins and Apples Monsters (2011) Moon and Stars Halloween Ms. Rachel presented an apple theme in Storytime this week. In either case, I focus the songs, rhymes, and activities around the book I choose to help extend the concepts or vocabulary beyond the story. Sometimes even one minute. Animals at Night Children love learning about animals, reading about them, watching them, pretending to be them, and more. Day and Night Trees I am a parent of a toddler and every week I request the books you have posted. 75 Preschool Storytime themes, from ABC to Zoo , with books, fingerplays, flannel stories and Toddler Specials Eighth Edition, April 2010 by Marilyn Freal, Catherine Sarette, Theresa Hadley, and Tina Bixby . Summer (2010) I have take home crafts for the little ones to do, flannel board stories, great books, finger plays, my story time is going to last four hours at this point!! They have several theme pages, with lots of book choices and song lyrics. freakout. Bedtime & Pajamas Beach Birds (2010) Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions for a toy themed storytime of your own. . Free stories for kids of all ages. That Spring she was obsessed with caring for her garden of flowers. Apples Zoo, Alphabet I love each book, my pre school student love all you story, my job have all your books and children love them at prestige learning center….. Letter X Preschool Storytime One of the occupational hazards of working in early literacy outreach can be boredom due to the repetition. I’m in the process of transferring my year’s worth over, but I’ve never tackled some of the themes you’ve done. Lately I’ve been compiling a list of them on squidoo, including more details, like youtubes and itunes stuff: http://www.squidoo.com/storytime-at-the-library It is a path into a discussion about diversity in a child friendly, relatable way. Letter E ( Log Out / In WordPress, you have the option of creating multiple pages. Here’s a comprehensive list of my storytime lesson plans. by … I started a preschool story time twice a month at the public library in a small, rural town. See more ideas about preschool, story time, activities. one librarian's journey into storytimeland, Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), http://www.squidoo.com/storytime-at-the-library, https://storytimekatie.com/2014/05/05/sports/, Blog: storytime katie | Diary of a Bookworm, The Coolest Thing I Saw On The Internet This Week | Storytime Underground, preschool story time: space | reading rachel, Storytime Blogs and Their Themes | Dandelions & Roses, Tot School: Finding Great Books | Lone Star Signers, A Caribbean Journey from A to Y – Caribbean Children's Books, New to Storytime: Planning a Storytime - Jbrary. Owls (2012) Perry Public Library, OH Storytime Themes Looking for more storytime ideas, especially ideas for Toddler Time? Farm (Fall 2010) Summer into Fall, Fall into Winter…My kids look forward to the shift in the winds and the little differences (yes even in San Diego CA there are tiny differences) in the world around us. The very best Story Time ideas for parents, teachers, and librarians. My son’s current obsession with Minecraft feels like it’s taking over our lives some days. It can be a good opportunity to talk with children about sharing, losing, or forgoing toys they have outgrown as times for new toys approach, like birthdays or the holidays. I did do a Sports Theme a few years back: https://storytimekatie.com/2014/05/05/sports/. I tried to use the link to your squidoo page and was redirected. Letter W I haven’t personally put any on my blog up on Pinterest, but if you like something and want to pin — please feel free! Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Read aloud children's books, activity ideas, and read and plays for the 3-5 crowd. Emotions Things That Go Number Ten, Opposites 6 Comments Young Conservationist Storytime Resources. Big and Little Letter N I still get asked to do a themed storytime occasionally by a preschool and it’s great to have those blog posts filled with ideas. Shapes Friends Storytime Ideas. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. I have just found your blog through a link from an article sent to me by a colleague about handouts in story time. Letter A Dirt, Sand, & Mud Bugs (2014) Online Story Time Preschool Activities and Crafts. All of our early learning printables, including these Christmas-theme printables are in PDF format, if you don’t already use … Rainy Days Horses We are normally a super active, busy, highly scheduled family. Hair might seem like an odd theme for storytime, but hear me out. These themes and book selections will make your December story hour planning a snap! Number One It can definitely be exhausting and frustrating for parents and caregivers, […]. Welcome to Preschool Plan It! (It’s also a great place to add more ideas to your theme list!) Red No comments: Post a Comment. Do you have a new link to share? They were beautiful and colorful […], It has been ages since I did a favorite theme post! There’s also the year that […], As the Pout Pout Fish swims through the ocean with his big pout in our featured story today all of the other animals offer advice on how to cheer up. Christmas-theme preschool and kindergarten early learning printables for home and school Free from Storytime Standouts! Imagination I remember being amazed at the giggles and tears and screams my kids could cycle through in one hour. Now Ann Arbor Preschool Storytime is offered weekly throughout the year. Cities Jungle Oh, and book lovers, too! Christmas Letter J Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Change ). Superheroes Bikes We clapped out letters to the “Apple Bingo” song … Penguins. Sheep Follow the links below to jump to those! Pizza When my daughter was a toddler and preschooler, AADL Preschool Storytime would run in 6-8 week sessions and then take a few weeks break before the next session. Letter B This is a wonderful example of friendship and empathy for preschoolers who often have ideas about what might cheer up their friends. Letter L Read aloud children's books, activity ideas, and read and plays for the 3-5 crowd. Under each theme, she lists picture books first (yeah! Eric Carle Fruits and Veggies Piggy Pancake Preschool Felt Board Game and Rhyme. Make practicing letters and numbers for fun with these Dr Seuss preschool worksheets! Great blog. Spring (2012) ), then craft ideas. Here are blog posts featuring specific storytime themes. 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Number Five Wild Animals Bathtime If you’re new to […], […] https://storytimekatie.com/themes/ […], […] Katie (I especially love that she has a Themes […], […] Storytime Katie () – Alphabet – Animals at Night – Apples – Art – Babies – Bathtime – Beach, Bears 2 – Bedtime 2 – Birds 2 – Birthdays – Boats – Boxes, Bugs 2 – Camping – Chickens – Christmas – Clothes – Clouds & Rainbows – Colors 2, Counting – Crabs – Dance – Dinosaurs – Ducks – Easter – Emotions – Fairy Tales – Fall 2 – Fall Animals – Family – Farm 2 3 – Fish – Food – Friends – Frogs – Fruits & Vegetables – Halloween – Hats – Hello, Goodbye – Houses & Homes – Hugs & Kisses – Imagination – Jobs – Jungle – Library – Love – Me – Messy – Mice – Monkeys – Monsters 2 3 – Moon & Stars – Names – Numbers – Nursery Rhymes – Ocean – Opposites – Owls 2 – Penguins – Pets – Pigs – Pizza – Play & Pretend – Pirates – Pumpkins & Apples – Puppies – Rainy Days – Rabbits – School – Sea Creatures – Shapes – Sheep – Sick & Get Well – Snow – Spring 2 – Spring Animals – Starry Night – Summer 2 – Things That Go – Tools – Trains – Transportation – Trucks – Valentine’s Day – Wild Animals – Winter – Winter Animals – Zoo. I use my themes with a variety of audiences, but mostly gear them towards ages 3-5. Cake Berries Use your favorite read aloud books to create fun and hands-on ways to challenge children’s thinking and problem-solving skills with STEAM storytime activities for preschool. Hey there! Socks & Shoes Letter C Hibernation Dinosaurs (2010) Thanks so much for posting everything you have compiled! Crayons January is national soup month, and a cup of warm soup is a simple but healthy comfort food on a cold winter's day. Themes worked for me in the beginning and I am so grateful to everyone who has blogged about their thematic storytime ideas. Mail Letter V Hi Travis Ann. preschool story time: space | reading rachel - March 13, 2014 Katie (I especially love that she has a Themes […] Storytime Blogs and Their Themes | Dandelions & Roses - June 23, 2015 Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Dance OK if I add a link on my page to yours? 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