Storytime Theme: When All Else Fails


Books --

One Duck Stuck by Phyllis Root illustrated by Jane Chapman
Is There Room on the Feather Bed? by Libba Moore Gray illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
One Windy Wednesday by Phyllis Root illustrated by Helen Craig
Animal Stew: A Lift-the-Flap Surprise Book by Shen Roddie and Patrick Gallagher
Maisy at the Farm (Lift the flap; pull the tab) by Lucy Cousins

Audience Participation Stories/Characters for Act-out Stories

Story Extensions

  • Games/Activities

  • Recorded Music/Traditional Songs (Title, Source, CD, Performer)

  • Fingerplays (Please type out)

  • Poetry/Riddles (Please type out)

Arts and Crafts

Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills