Archive | DIY Storytimes

DIY Storytime – Growing Things

Enjoy this DIY Storytime on the theme of Growing Things whenever is convenient for your family. Do-It-Yourself Storytime Growing Things BOOKS: How a Seed Grows • Written by Helene Jordan • Illustrated by Loretta Krupinski • Published by HarperCollins • Presented by Bobby’s backyard This story includes a simple experiment about growing bean seeds. https://video.link/w/2LFtc […]

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DIY Storytime – Boats

Enjoy this DIY Storytime on the theme of Boats whenever is convenient for your family. Do-It-Yourself Storytime Boats Books: Boats • Written and illustrated by Anne Rockwell • Published by Puffin • Presented by Story Adventures with Mrs., T. Find out about all different kinds of boats. https://video.link/w/ylpsc Art for Kids Hub has instructions to […]

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DIY Storytime – Frogs

Enjoy this DIY Storytime on the theme of Frogs whenever is convenient for your family. Do-It-Yourself Storytime FROGS BOOKS: I Don’t Want to Be a Frog • Written by Dev Petty • Illustrated by Mike Boldt • Published by Doubleday Books for Young Readers • Presented by Grandma’s House A young frog wants to be […]

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DIY Storytime – Gulp!

Enjoy this Do-It-Yourself Storytime on the theme of Gulp! Whenever is convenient for your family. BOOKS: This Book Just Ate My Dog • Written and illustrated by Richard Byrne • Published by Henry Holt & Company • Presented by simicrane After her dog disappears into the gutter of the book, Bella calls for help. But […]

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DIY Storytime – Mother’s Day

Enjoy this very special Do-It-Yourself Storytime on Mother’s Day whenever is convenient for your family. BOOKS: My Mother Is So Smart • Written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola • Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons • Presented by Kellie Wilson A little boy tells everyone about his smart mother. https://video.link/w/ZJCcc How to draw a heart with […]

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DIY Storytime – Trees

Enjoy this Do-It-Yourself Storytime on Trees whenever is convenient for your family. BOOKS: A Grand Old Tree • Written and illustrated by Mary Newell • Published by Arthur A. Levine Books • Presented by Kara Harlan This book describes the life cycle of a tree https://video.link/w/TLHhc Fun-a-Day has links to several great spring tree craft […]

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DIY Storytime – Earth Day

Enjoy this DIY Storytime on Earth Day whenever is convenient for your family. BOOKS: Why Should I Protect Nature? • Written by Jen Green • Illustrated by Mike Gordon • Published by Barron’s Educational Series • Presented by Megan Norris A class learns why it’s important to take care of the environment and how to […]

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DIY Storytime – Pajamas

Pajamas Enjoy this Do-It-Yourself Storytime on Pajamas whenever is convenient for your family. BOOKS: Pyjama Day • Written by Robert Munsch • Illustrated by Michael Martchenko • Published by Scholastic Canada • Presented by Sue’s Reading Corner Something odd happens when Andrew wears his new pyjamas to school for Pyjama Day. (Note: Pyjama is the […]

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DIY Storytime – Umbrellas

Enjoy this Do-It-Yourself Storytime on Umbrellas whenever is convenient for your family. Umbrellas The Umbrella • Written and illustrated by Jan Brett • Published by G.P. Putnam’s Son Books for Young Readers • Presented by Mr. Baker’s Bookshelf Animals from the Costan Rican rain forest take a ride in an umbrella. https://video.link/w/5HRbc Learn more about […]

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DIY Storytime – Silly Stuff

Silly Stuff Enjoy this Do-It-Yourself Storytime on Silly Stuff any time that is convenient for your family. BOOKS: Silly Tilly • Written by Eileen Spinelli • Illustrated by David Slonim • Published by Two Lions • Presented by The barnyard animals get fed up with Tilly’s silly antics. https://video.link/w/LYxac Toddler Approved has instructions for making […]

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