Songs & Rhymes for SPRING!

Finger Rhyme: Here is a Bunny

Here is a bunny with ears so funny, (make bunny ears with fingers of right hamd)
And here is a hole in the ground, (use left hand to make a hole)
When a noise he hears,
He pricks up his ears,
And he jumps in the hole in the ground!
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Happy Birthday Flannel Friday!

To celebrate Flannel Friday’s 4th Birthday I am hosting a guest post from fellow flannel friend Katie. This adorable flannel story is going to the top of my to-do pile! Thank you to Katie for the delightful post and for introducing me to these cute books. Thank you to Flannel Friday for all of your awesomeness. To find out more about Flannel Friday check out our blog, Pinterest Boards and Facebook Page. This week’s Guest Post Palooza Birthday Roundup is being hosted by Mollie at What Happens in Storytime…

And without further ado, here’s Katie:

Hi!  My name is Katie and I am a Youth Services Librarian in the Chicago-land area.  Flannel Friday has inspired some great programming ideas for me, so I wanted to be able to return the favor as part of the Flannel Friday Birthday Celebration.  Thank you to Anne for generously hosting my post on her blog!  I hope that I do itsybitsymom justice 🙂

 This flannel set is based on the board book Slow Snail, by Mary Murphy.  The simple text and bold pictures were just begging to be turned into a flannel story.  ​With spring (hopefully!) just around the corner, this is an awesome story to include in a spring, insect, or backyard animal theme.
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Today the Wiggleworms started with our Opening Song, where we said hi to the librarian, the books, the eggs and our Story Time friends.

BOOK: Duck and Goose
by Tad Hills
duck and goose

Duck and Goose are both determined to make THE EGG their own… in the process they become friends and discover they are more alike than different. Adorable story about friendship with a hilarious surprise ending. Continue reading