storytime

Rhyme Time: Hello Friends
Rhyme Time: Hello Friends & Goodbye Friends with Amy

Sign language is a great way to develop language skills, even before a child can speak! This welcome (or farewell!) rhyme has some simple signs that you can practice with your child.

https://youtu.be/DQROV5qNf60

Words:
Hello, Friends! (alternatively: Goodbye, Friends!)
Hello, Friends! (alternatively: Goodbye, Friends!)
Hello, Friends, (alternatively: Goodbye, Friends)
It’s time to say “hello!” (alternatively: it’s time to say “goodbye!”)

Rhyme Time: Hickety Pickety
Rhyme Time: Hickety Pickety with Sarah

From a young age it is beneficial for a child to hear their name and a song like this one helps children develop a sense of self, and, when shared in a group, learn to associate different names with others!

Words:
Hickety pickety bumblebee,
Won’t you say your name for me,
“_________” (parent says name)
“_________” (group echoes name)
Hello, Hello, Hello!

Rhyme Time: Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear
Rhyme Time: Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear with Laura

Kids, grab your teddy bears (and parents, grab your babies!) and get ready to dance, bounce, and play with Miss Laura!

Rhyme Time: Somebody's Hiding
Rhyme Time: Somebody’s Hiding with Sarah

Whether it’s hide-and-seek or peek-a-boo, this family favourite is definitely for you! Grab a scarf and settle in because this rhyme is about to begin!

Sing Along: Tapping Sticks
Sing Along: Tapping Sticks with Laura

Tap or clap along with sticks, markers, Popsicle sticks, or even your hands! Can you tap and stop? What about tap all the way from 1 to 10? Have fun making music with Miss Laura!

Rhyme Time: 5 Little Stars
Rhyme Time: 5 Little Stars with Stephanie

5 little stars are shining in the night sky! Help Miss Stephanie keep count as these stars shoot around the sky!

Rhyme Time: Popcorn!
Rhyme Time: Popcorn! with Sarah

It’s everyone’s favourite scarf rhyme! Grab a scarf or soft toy you have at home to participate! Kids will delight in the POP! at the end of this classic rhyme.

Sing Along: Sleeping Bunnies with Laura
Sing Along: Sleeping Bunnies with Laura

How do you wake up a sleeping bunny? Hop along and join Miss Laura for this storytime favourite!

Storytime with Speaking of Wildlife
Storytime with Rocket The Raccoon

Join Rocket the Raccoon, a Wildlife Ambassador at Speaking of Wildlife, for a special storytime experience! Use password “Innisfil2020.” If you have questions for the Speaking of Wildlife team, add comments on the video or on the post on our Facebook page!

Little Crabs Felt Story with Stephanie
Little Crabs Felt Story with Stephanie

These little red sea creatures are looking for some friends! Count and play along with Miss Stephanie and this fun felt story!