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Flannel Friday JavaScript: Little Mouse

January 30, 2015

I’m contributing a distinctly non-flannel Flannel Friday: an online interactive version of Little Mouse, the popular storytime game, using JavaScript. Thanks to my eldest for his help and Trent Richardson for his jQuery Impromptu extension. The code is available on Github. Pull requests that improve and extend the code are most welcome! Mouse icon made by Freepik from, licensed by CC […]

Spanish Flannel Friday: Debajo de un Botón

June 22, 2012

Whenever our library has Spanish storytimes, we bring in guests who are fluent in Spanish. I like to throw in some Spanish here and there though. This rhyme from Mamá Goose: A Latino Nursery Treasury/Un Tesoro de Rimas Infantiles by Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy perfectly illustrates the richness of learning multiple languages. […]

Mice Storytime

September 22, 2011

It’s getting to be that time of year when mice are coming indoors for the winter so it seemed like a good time for a mouse storytime (with a good dose of apples). Opener: Dance your fingers up Dance your fingers down Dance your fingers to the side Dance them all around! Dance them on […]