I will eat some humble pie because I was surprised at just how much fun the kids had playing and creating their Mad Libs stories. They were appropriately kids; lots of burping and farting jokes but also silly with animals, goofy words and inside jokes from school.
In which I create a literacy station to promote learning beginning sounds and consonants. A few months ago one of my storytime moms gave me a box of supplies. Blocks, paper, little manipulatives, to name some of the supplies. These items came from her sister, a former second grade teacher who was now teaching an […]
In which I use gifs to talk about work and how plans can change on a dime. There are three more weeks, with about 18 more days of programming for my library’s summer learning program (although who is counting) and I am feeling like the other shoe is about to drop. via GIPHY I […]
The last Thursday in June is National Handshake Day and here are picture book ideas to observe and celebrate this day with children.
A few years ago my BIL and I attended a Bacon festival and this is where I learned that the deliciousness of candied bacon existed. Make your own with three simple ingredients.