Music and Movement

At my library we do a program called Music and Movement. I would bill this program as an evening storytime with lots and lots of dancing. I was given the opportunity this week to pair up with my co-worker and plan and implement one of these programs. Our theme for Monday’s program was favorites. Continue reading

Monster Boogie (Halloween Storytime)

Rather than doing a Halloween storytime this week, I chose to do monster stories. This still makes it feel festive, but also slightly narrows down the book options (emphasis on slightly, because there were still too many to choose from). In the weeks leading up to it, we invited the kids to wear costumes to this storytime, and it was so exciting that every one of them came in costume. I also brought in a stuffed monster from home (his name is Oog) to help me out with the songs and rhymes for this week. When the kids first came into the room they were like “HAHA! That guy looks funny.”

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