Storytime Theme: Science is Fun...it rules the world


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Books --

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Cadavers by Mary Roach
Just a little Bit by Ann Tompert
Moonbear's Shadow by Frank Asch
Animal, Vegetable, or Mineral by Tana Hoban


Story Extensions

  • Mentos in Coke

  • 'Burn' a dollar bill (put alcohol on it first)

  • Fill a bucket halfway with water and connect a string to the handle then spin it around vertically (the water won't come out if you do it right)

  • Sink/Float

  • Inside Shadows



Arts and Crafts

Fingerprint Pals

Make Glop

Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills