Storytime Theme: Mail


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Should you put them in here

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or here?

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Books --



Audience Participation Stories/Characters for Act-out Stories


Story Extensions

  • Ears that Hear: Beginning letter sounds
    • B: Chair Scissors Book
    • F: Egg Fish Tree
    • D: dinosaur Mouse Snake
  • Rhyming Cards
    • Bee/tree/key
    • Block/clock/sock
    • Top/stop/mop
    • Straw/saw/paw
  • Letter Drop Rhyming Words


Arts and Crafts

Postcards
Template (2 per sheet)
Crayons
Scissors
Pens/pencils for addressing
Discuss how to address postcard

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*Fill in the Blanks pre written letter available

Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills