Storytime Theme: Groundhog Day

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Books --

Punxsutawney by Susanna Hill Phillis
Groundhog gets a Say by Pamela Swallow
Substitute Groundhog by Pat Miller
Groundhog Stays Up Late by Margery Cuyler

Audience Participation Stories/Characters for Act-out Stories


Story Extensions

  • Groundhog Shadow Rhyming Maze
  • Beginning Letter Sounds
  • Groundhog Cups

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Arts and Crafts

Groundhog Pop-Up
Popsicle stick
Glue
Green construction paper
Template
*See folder for instructions

Shadows

Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills