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Flannel Friday: Creepy Carrots Flannelboard and Template

August 23, 2013

This week’s contribution is from my former colleague Karen at ICPL. She held a fun carrot storytime this summer and, as well as reading Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds, she made these awesome carrots and accompanying counting rhyme. Five Creepy Carrots Five creepy carrots behind the bedroom door, I whipped around to look and now […]

Flannel Friday: French Rhymes

July 19, 2012

A nice source of French rhymes is Un Deux Trois: First French Rhymes selected by Opal Dunn and illustrated by Patrice Aggs. The book comes with a CD as well so you can play the rhymes if you need help with pronounciation. French Rhyme: Un, Deux, Trois This is a simple counting rhyme about picking […]

Flannel Friday: Bee Bim Bop

September 9, 2011

Travel begets travel. On a recent trip, I had my first taste of bee bim bop while thinking of Linda Sue Park. My first trip to Korea is coming up in December. You can be sure I’ll be reading (and rereading) a lot of Linda Sue Park this fall and subjecting the kids to a […]

Food Storytime

August 1, 2011

My library televises Saturday storytimes. We have a difficult time receiving permission for books so Flannel Friday has been a huge help to stretch these storytimes. I probably went overboard during my last Saturday storytime and used only two books and four ideas from Flannel Friday friends! Opener: Roll, roll, roll your hands as slowly […]