The year is still so young and full of possibilities (like a newborn child)… I think it’s time for another baby storytime!
Joyful Noise Bibs to Books Storytime with Jennifer: September 29, 2006
Opening rhyme: Brown Bear
Opening Rhyme/Song: “If You’re Happy and You Know It”
Use stacking boxes to hide bee finger puppet and to introduce following song and book.
Song (with finger puppet): “Bringing Home a Baby Bumble Bee”
Book: “Buzz, Buzz, Buzz,” Went Bumblebee by Colin West
Nursery Rhyme Flannel/ Song: Itsy Bitsy Spider
Book: Little White Duck by Walt Whippo
Flannel Song: “Barnyard Gate”
Song (with shakers): “Shake Your Sillies Out” from Raffi’s More Singable Songs
Rhyme (song): I Love Books
Rhyme: Tick Tock
Note: I sang “Clean Up” (Barney-style) while the babies helped clean up books and toys.
Rhyme (song with finger puppet): Flutter, Flutter Butterfly
Closing rhyme: Tickle the Clouds