Old McDonald Had A Puppet

I have been waiting until I finished to share this project with you and today is the day!! Since January I have been working on some animal puppets to use in my story times!  They didn’t take so long because they were especially difficult, it was more that I had other things going on, but they… Continue reading Old McDonald Had A Puppet

Trains, Trucks, and Other Things that Move

The Books: Roller Coaster by Marla Frazee Flying by Donald Crews Freight Train by Donald Crews Don’t Let Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems . The Extensions: “Hurry Hurry Drive the Fire Truck” . Hurry, hurry, drive the fire truck. Hurry, hurry, drive the fire truck. Hurry, hurry, drive the fire truck. Ding, ding,… Continue reading Trains, Trucks, and Other Things that Move

The Smell of Cooked Bananas and Some Other Recipes

I haven’t had a good Pinterest Wednesday in a while.  I really wish I could say that was changing today.  I tried to have a scrumptious recipe ready to post.  Really I did. .I tried to make these 3-ingredient pancakes.  My brother thought they were delicious, but due to a dehydrator situation in my youth (I tried to… Continue reading The Smell of Cooked Bananas and Some Other Recipes

Bears, Big Books, and Storytime

Two of my storytime favorites, one newly discovered and the other I’ve known for a while.  The old…Big books.  I know they are just bigger versions of regular books, but I love to use them in storytimes!  The new favorite…storytime bear.  A couple weeks ago I borrowed Rico’s teddybear for a storytime about being sick.… Continue reading Bears, Big Books, and Storytime

Elegant Stop Motion and a Presidential Pep Talk

So…I want to share two videos with you today because, well…they are awesome.  Both videos are already popular…I just want to make sure you don’t miss them! The creativity in the music video makes me like the song even more! I think stop motion music videos can sometimes seem clumsy, but this was so well done!… Continue reading Elegant Stop Motion and a Presidential Pep Talk