Baby Storytime: 22

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

“Open Them, Shut Them”

Action Rhyme:

“Where is Thumbkin?” (twice, followed by “Where is Family?”

Book:

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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr.

Song:

If You’re Happy and You Know It

Feltboard:

Down by the Bay

Shared Book

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The Crayon’s Book of Colors by Drew Daywalt

Song:

The Itsy Bitsy Spider

Action Rhyme:

“Did You Ever See a Baby”

Did you ever see a baby,

a baby, a baby?

Did you ever see a baby,

Go this way and that? (rock side to side)

That way and this way. (rock back and forth)

Did you ever see a baby, (rock side to side)

Go this way and that?

Closing Song

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Baby Storytime: 20

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

Open Them, Shut Them

Book:

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No Nap! Yes Nap! by Margie Palatini

Feltboard:

Tiny Tim

Action Rhyme:

“One arm and one leg”

One arm goes up,

One arm goes down.

One arm goes up and down.

Two arms go up,

Two arms go down.

Two arms go up and down.

One leg goes up,

One leg goes down.

One leg goes up and down.

Two legs go up,

Two legs go down.

Two legs go up and down.

Two arms and two legs go up.

Two arms and two legs go down.

Two arms and two legs go up and down.

Book:


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Are You My Mommy? By Mary Murphy

Feltboard:

Five Green and Speckled Frogs

Song:

Head Shoulders Knees and Toes

Book:

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Good Night Piggy Wiggy by Christyan and Diane Fox

Song:


Itsy Bitsy Spider

Closing Song

Baby Storytime: 19

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

Open Them, Shut Them

Book:

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Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney

Song:

Head Shoulders Knees and Toes

Action Rhyme:

“These are Baby’s Fingers”

These are baby’s fingers (touch child’s fingers)

These are baby’s toes, (touch child’s toes)

This is baby’s belly button, (touch child’s tummy)

Round and round it goes! (gently tickle child’s tummy)

Feltboard:

“Tiny Tim”

Shared Book:

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Moo, Baa, La La La! by Sandra Boynton

Action Rhyme:

“Round and Round the Garden”

Round and round the garden, (make a circle in child’s palm)

Goes the teddy bear.

One step, two steps, (fingers walk up child’s arm)

Tickle you under there. (tickle child under arm)

Round and round the haystack, (make a circle in child’s other palm)

Goes the little mouse.

One step, two steps, (fingers walk up child’s arm)

Into his little house. (tickle child under arm).

Feltboard:

“Five Green and Speckled Frogs”

Book:

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Let’s Count Goats! by Mem Fox

Closing Song

Baby Storytime: 18

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

Open Them, Shut Them

Song:

“Itsy Bitsy Spider”

Book:

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I’m Dirty by Kate McCullan

Feltboard:

“Tiny Tim”

Action Rhyme/Tickle:

“Let’s Go Riding in an Elevator”

Let’s go riding in an elevator (hold child in front of you on lap)

Let’s go riding in an elevator.

First floor, (at first floor start to lift child up, raising a bit at each floor)

Second floor,

Third floor,

Fourth floor,

Doooowwwwwwnnnnn!

Shared Book:

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Big Little by Leslie Patricelli

Action Rhyme:

“I am Big, Big, Big”

I am big, big, big (stretch hands to sides)

I am small, small, small (crouch down)

I am short, short, short (stay crouched)

I am tall, tall, tall (stretch up)

I am fast, fast, fast (roll arms (like during wheels on the bus) fast)

I am slow, slow, slow (roll arms slow)

I say yes, yes, yes (nod head)

And sometimes I say no, no, no (shake head)

*we had some older babies/toddlers, today, otherwise I would skip last two lines*

Shared Book:

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Red, Blue, Yellow Shoe by Tana Hoban

Closing Song

Baby Storytime: 17

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

Open Them, Shut Them

Shared Book:

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Quiet, Loud by Leslie Patricelli

Feltboard:

“Tiny Tim”

Action Rhyme/Tickle:

“Shoe the Little Horse”

Shoe the little horse (tap left foot)

Shoe the little mare (tap right foot)

But let the little colt,

Run free everywhere (bicycle child’s feet around and around)

Shared Book:

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Where is Baby’s Bellybutton? by Karen Katz

Feltboard:

“Five Green and Speckled Frogs”

Song:

“The Wheels on the Bus”

Book:

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Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Song:

“Row Row Row Your Boat”

Closing Song

Baby Storytime: 16

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

Open Them, Shut Them

Shared Book:

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Chugga Chugga Choo Choo by Kevin Lewis

Feltboard:

“Five Green and Speckled Frogs”

Song:

“I’m a Little Teapot”

Book:

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Where is Baby’s Bellybutton? by Karen Katz

Feltboard:

“Tiny Tim”

Action Rhyme:

“Tap and Clap”

Two little feet go tap, tap, tap.

Two little hands go clap, clap, clap.

A quick little leap up from the chair,

Two little arms reach high in the air.

Two little feet go jump, jump, jump.

Two little hands go thump, thump, thump.

One little baby turns round and round.

One little child sits quietly down.

Shared Book:

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What’s On My Head? by Margaret Miller

Closing Song

Baby Storytime: 15

Opening Song

Action Rhyme:

Open Them, Shut Them

Shared Book:

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Chugga Chugga Choo Choo by Kevin Lewis

Feltboard:

“Five Green and Speckled Frogs”

Action Rhyme:

“One Arm Goes Up”

One arm goes up,

One arm goes down.

One arm goes up and down.

Two arms go up,

Two arms go down.

Two arms go up and down.

One leg goes up,

One leg goes down.

One leg goes up and down.

Two legs go up,

Two legs go down.

Two legs go up and down.

Two arms and two legs go up,

Two arms and two legs go down.

Two arms and two legs go up and down.

*it’s like a mini ab work out in storytime*

Book:

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Now I’m Big by Karen Katz

Action Rhyme:

“Eye Winker”

Eye Winker, (point to eyes)

Tom Tinker, (point to ears)

Nose smeller, (point to nose)

Mouth eater, (point to mouth)

Chin chopper, (tap chin)

Chin chopper,

Chin chopper,

Chin chopper, chin. (tickle under chin)

Feltboard:

“Tiny Tim”

Song:

“Itsy Bitsy Spider”

Closing Song