Toddler Storytime: Dogs

We had a LOT of barking through storytime because we read books all about dogs today!

We read…

Where’s Spot? by Eric Hill
I Love Dogs! by Sue Stainton and Bob Staake
I’m the Best by Lucy Cousins

We sang…
Well, Hello Everybody
Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes
If You’re Happy and You Know It

We wiggled…
Open, Shut Them
Dance Your Fingers Up
This is Big, Big, Big

 We played…


Little fox, little fox, are you in the purple box? A fox looks like a weird choice for a dog theme, but foxes are members of the canidae family! So there’s a little science to throw into your storytime. Plus, he’s really cute.

We made…

Paperbags + crayons = puppets! We had some very cute ones and I never manage to grab any pictures. I suggested dogs, since we’d looked at picture books of several, but we had people puppets too. All of them were lovely.

Our literacy tip…

We repeat the same songs every week to help little ears learn and remember new vocabulary.


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