Story Time Reads May 20

West End Library

Story Time Reads May 20

Early Literacy Tip
By pointing out the words in the pictures, you help your child develop print awareness. When you are out and about, be sure to talk about the signs you see around you.

Books We Read

PinkaliciousPinkalicious by Victoria Kann
The Squeaky Door by Margaret Read MacDonald
Foggy Foggy Forest by Nick Sharratt

Songs We Sang

"Clap Your Hands to the Groove"
"Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes"
"Skidamarink"

Activities
Stretching Activity:

Hands on waist Bend knees

One hand up and now the other
Faster
Nod head
   Yes
   No
   Don't know
Sit down toes out front
            Reach up put stars on toes
            Rainbows
            Raindrops
            Clouds
            Sun
  Toes together like kissing
            Put nose to toes
            Flap legs - wings
Open legs
Open arms
            Clap shut
Open legs
Open arms
            Clap shut
Open legs
Open arms
            Clap shut
Reach for toes and count to ten
Reach for toes and count to ten
Reach for toes and count to ten
  Open legs & close legs
  Open arms & close arms (clap)
  Shake legs out & shake legs in
Reach arms out and touch toes
Hold and count to 10


           --by Colleen Semitekol