Storytime Theme: Lizards


Books --

Where's My Tail? by Susan Schafer
The Lizard Man of Crabtree County by Lucy Nolan
The Mysterious Tadpole by Steven Kellogg
Lunchroom Lizard by Daniel Kirk

Audience Participation Stories/Characters for Act-out Stories

Gussy G (Fold and Cut Stories by Jerry Mallett [1993])

Story Extensions

  • Cut and Tell story
  • 'L' words

Arts and Crafts

Lizard Scale Paintings

Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills