Theme: Bears!

We tried to incorporate more Español into our storytime with some translation of our usual rhymes and addition of new rhymes originally written in Spanish.

Books we read:

Our rhymes and songs:

Opening Song: Where is…?/ Donde Esta…?
Opening Rhyme: Open Them, Shut Them

Action Rhyme: Mother and Father
Finger Play: This Little Piggy
Finger Play: Los Cinco Hermanitos (from Mamá Goose)
Finger Play: Round and Round the Garden

Flannel: A-Hunting We Will Go

(bear/chair, fox/box, mouse/house, owl/towel)

(Oso/silla, zorro/cuadro, ratón/Casa, búho/toalla)

Song: (with shaky eggs) Shake My Sillies Out by Raffi

Action Rhyme: Cuckoo
Action Rhyme: Al paso, al paso, al paso (from Mamá Goose)
Finger Play: Itsy Bitsy Spider
Action Rhyme: Baby Hop
Song: The Bear Went Over The Mountain

Action Rhyme: Pat-a-Cake
Goodbye Song (From Babies in the Library)