Friendship Story Time – Sensory Friendly

Opening song

Book: All Kinds of Friends by Norma Simon, illustrated by Cherie Zamazing

all kinds of friends

Song: Friend of Mine (tune: “Mary Had a Little Lamb”)

Will you be a friend of mine, friend of mine, friend of mine?
Will you be a friend of mine and (insert action word) around with me?
(jump, clap, dance…)

Book: Grumpy Bird by Jeremy Tankard

grumpy bird

Song: “Tap, Tap, Tap” by Handwriting without Tears: Get Set for School Sing Along

Movement: Learn the yoga pose “see saw,” belly breathing, spider push-ups with fingers

Video: “Dance for the Sun” by Kira Willey

Social Story: “Meet Quinn/Seeing a Friend”

Closing song

Craft: Friends coloring page with heart stickers