Dance Story Time – Preschool

Opening Song

Book: Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae, illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees

Giraffes can't dance book cover

Song: “The Monkey Dance” – The Wiggles: Yummy Yummy

Book: Brontorina by James Howe, illustrated by Randy Cecil
*Demonstrate Pointe shoes

Brontorina book cover

Song (with wrist ribbons): “Rainbow Dancers” – Pam Schiller: Moving to Math

Book: Rap a Tap Tap, Here’s Bojangles—Think of That! by Leo & Diane Dillon
*With tap dancing on a wooden suitcase

Rap a tap tap book cover

Song: “All I Want to do is Dance” – Kira Willey: Kings and Queens of the Forest

Craft: Tap shoes (with baby jar lids or button backs — tied over shoes, to the ball of the foot)

tap shoes dance preschool story time craft

Closing Rhyme