Storytime Theme: Mittens


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Books --

Missing Mittens by Stuart J. Murphy illustrated by G. Brain Karas
Three Little Kittens by Tanya Linch
Three Little Kittens by Paul Galdone


Audience Participation Stories/Characters for Act-out Stories

The Mitten by Jan Brett
*The kids can be different characters (available in folder)

Story Extensions

  • Various mittens with letters on them are available
  • Letter Raffle
  • the Mitten
  • What Should You Wear to Stay Warm?
  • Thumbs up/Thumbs down?


Arts and Crafts

Mittens
Yarn
Template
Hole punch
Crayons

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Color Mitten Animals

Coloring pages available

Mitten name tags available

Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills