Little Listeners: March/April

Dec 16th, 2016 Early Literacy Skills, Little Listeners, Programming, Songs Rachel Reinwald 3 min read

I figured I’d post the rest of my Little Listeners (3-15 mos.) plans. So here’s the March/April session. Look at my past post to see pictures of the setup and the transitional songs we sing every week. The other plans: January/February March/April May/June July/August September/October November/December For this session, here are our choral read books (we do 1 choral read per class): Barnyard Dance by…

My First Ever Baby Playground!

Nov 3rd, 2016 Craft Programs, Early Literacy Skills, Little Listeners, Programming, Songs Rachel Reinwald 3 min read

This was my first ever Baby Playground program and the first for our library. Basically, I wanted to have a giant baby party that practices fine motor skills. I chose to focus on pincer grasp, gross motor skills, and eye tracking. It was so much fun! We had over 40 people attend. Babies were everywhere. Rice was everywhere (we used it as “sandbox” material). We…

Little Listeners: September/October

Oct 17th, 2016 Early Literacy Skills, Little Listeners, Programming, Songs Rachel Reinwald 7 min read

I figured I’d post the rest of my Little Listeners (3-15 mos.) plans. So here’s the September/October session. Look at my past post to see pictures of the setup and the transitional songs we sing every week. The other plans I have so far are: July/August November/December For this session, here are our choral read books (we do 1 choral read per class): Bunny Rabbit…

New Welcome Song

Nov 6th, 2015 Family Storytime, Songs Rachel Reinwald 1 min read

Sorry I’ve been gone so long! Super busy. I went to the Illinois Library Association conference and presented there on school library collaboration. I met so me great people and made some awesome connections. More on that later if I ever get past moving all my stuff into the new apartment and getting… say… internet access? So, the actual point of this post. My kids…