RovingFiddlehead KidLit

Space Guitar! Live from the International Space Station

February 9, 2013

Love this collaboration between Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, aboard the International Space Station, Barenaked Ladies’ Eddie Robertson and the Wexford Gleeks. Commander Hadfield has been very busy engaging with planet Earth during his time aboard the International Space Station tweeting, chatting with William Shatner, and, on February 22, the first Google+ hangout from space. Submit […]

Moon & Stars Storytime

March 1, 2012

From the summer reading theme, Dream Big Read, to the flurry of STEM initiatives, the moon and stars have had a good year. I jumped on the bandwagon last week with a Moon and Stars storytime for toddlers. Opener: Glad to Meet You by Peter and Ellen Allard Kitten’s First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes […]

Flannel Friday: Spaceships Flannel & Template

February 24, 2012

I’ve been busy pinning summer reading program ideas and loved the idea of a Pin the Spaceship on the Planet game at BuboBlog. I made Saturn since it’s the snazziest planet and a simple spaceship template. As well as encouraging kids to play with the spaceships before and after storytime, I adapted 4 Little StarsĀ (version […]