Construction Storytime – Preschool

Opening Song

Book: The Mixed-Up Mixer by Stephen Savage

The Mixed-Up Mixer by Stephen Savage, book cover

Song: I’m in the Mood for Singing – Raffi: Rise And Shine (played on ukulele)
G
I’m in the mood for singing
                                   D
Hey, how about you?

I’m in the mood for singing
                                   G
Hey, how about you?

I’m in the mood for singing
C
Singing along with you
G
Hey, hey, what do you say
D                                     G
I’m in the mood for that today
C                   G
Hey, hey, what do you say
D                                    G
I’m in the mood for that.

(verses: reading, clapping, building)

 

Book: Old MacDonald Had a Truck by Steve Goetz

Old MacDonald Had a Truck by Steve Goetz, book cover

Flannel: Hannah needs her hammer lots and lots and lots, but she uses it so much, she can’t remember where she put it! Shall we help her find it? Which toolbox should we look in first?

Song: “Icky Sticky Bubblegum” – David Landau: Kids and Kitties

Book: Bulldozer’s Big Day by Candace Fleming

Bulldozer's Big Day by Candace Fleming

Song: All I Wanna Do is Dance” – Kira Wiley: Kings and Queens of the Forest

Closing Song

Craft: Construction paper tool belt

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Gardening Story Time – Everybody

Opening Song

Book: Plants Can’t Sit Still by Rebecca E. Hirsch

Plants Can't Sit Still by Rebecca E. Hirsch, book cover

Song: “Sleeping Bunnies ” – Kathy Reid-Naiman: Zoom Zoom Cuddle and Croon

Puppets Show:
There’s something in my garden,
Now what can it be?
There’s something in my garden
That I can’t really see.
Hear its funny sound….
RIBBIT – RIBBIT – RIBBIT.
A FROG is what I found!
RIBBIT – RIBBIT – RIBBIT.
(Repeat with various animals)

Book: What Does Bunny See by Linda Sue Park

What Does Bunny See by Linda Sue Park, book cover

Song: “Fruit Salad Salsa” – Laurie Berkner: Victor Vito

Book: Square Cat ABC by Elizabeth Schoonmaker

Square Cat ABC by Elizabeth Schoonmaker, book cover

Song: Shakin’ Like a Leafy Tree – The Wiggles: Racing to the Rainbow

Closing Rhyme

Craft:  Paper plate watermelon