Train Story Time – Preschool

Opening Song

Book: And the Train Goes . . . by William Bee

And the Train Goes . . . book cover

Song: “She’ll Be Comin’ Round the Mountain” – Wee Sing: Wee Sing in the Car

Flannel: I Love Trains by Philemon Sturges

I Love Trains book cover

Song: “The Freight Train” – Jane Murphy: Cars Trucks & Trains 

Book/Song: The Whistle on the Train by Margaret McNamara, illustrated by Richard Egielski, paper engineering by Gene Vosough

The Whistle on the Train

Movement/Whistle: Train horn signals (“o” indicates short sounds and “=” is for longer sounds)

= Stop
= = Go
o o o Back up
= = o = Train is approaching public crossings

Big Book: Freight Train by Donald Crews

Freight Train book cover

Closing Rhyme

Craft: Track coloring sheet with train cars

Preschool story time train craft