Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Fun Animal Idioms and Storytime Activities!


Here are some storytime activities that will have
kids expressing in idioms.  In my interactive die-cut book, 
 children are introduced to fun animal idioms through
a playful guessing game.






Are you sly as a fox?  Stubborn as a mule?
These stick puppets, coloring and idiom activities
have been a big hit with the kids at my storytime author events.
Click here to print out the activity pages.








Here I am, happy as a clam!
For more storytime ideas, check out these animal
idiom activities from Toddler Approved.





Spring Storytime Read Aloud and Crafts!

As we are adjusting to these challenging times,
I am joining the kid lit community in sharing storytime and crafts
to entertain and help kids stay enriched and happy at home.



To celebrate the spring season,
Stay tuned!  At the end of this video, there will be a demonstration
on how I created this novelty format with color-mixing wheels.





Make it a craft day too!  Pair storytime with these stick puppets and coloring
activities featuring the playful bug characters and spring flowers.







And for some creative hands-on fun, check out these
wonderful color-mixing activities from Toddler Approved. 


Wishing you all a safe and healthy spring season.