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!

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Bean Planting presented by Innisfil Seed Library

Easy and fun for all ages, learn how to plant nutritious beans in your garden or container with Innisfil Seed Library‘s Bridget Indelicato. All you need to get growing are planting beans, soil, sunshine, water and your hands!

For more resources about seed growing and saving, and for Innisfil/Cookstown residents to safely borrow seeds online, visit www.innisfilseedlibrary.ca. And for more videos, check out their YouTube Channel, Mindful Gardening!

Sing Along: Go In And Out The Window
Sing Along: Go In And Out The Window

Grab your baby and get on your feet for an engaging, active sing-a-long! This song encourages movement and face time with baby, and face time is the perfect time for learning!

Lyrics:
Go in and out the window,
Go in and out the window,
Go in and out the window,
As we have done before

Repeat with: Stand up and face your partner; Up and down the staircase; Round and round the village

hackLAB Tips & Tricks: Using Two Colours in InkStitch

Learn quick tips & tricks to help you design your next hackLAB project. This week’s topic: Using two colours in Ink/Stitch.

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Rhyme Time: Slowly, Slowly

This rhyme is sure to have baby giggling with glee! Use your imaginations to turn your hand into a garden snail and a little mouse and talk about how those creatures move around!

Words:

Slowly, slowly, very slowly
creeps the garden snail.
Slowly, slowly, very slowly
up the garden rail.
Quickly, quickly, very quickly
runs the little mouse.
Quickly, quickly very quickly
into his little house

Make a Code Monday: Build a Drawing App with Thunkable

Get creative and learn to code at home! Join Library programmer, Max, and follow along with these step by step coding tutorials. This week we will build a drawing app for your smartphone! Head to thunkable.com and follow along by making your own app!

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Sing Along: Roly Poly

Up and down, fast and slow, loud and quiet – what other opposites can you think of? Let’s practice them as we sing along to Roly Poly.

Lyrics:
Roly poly, roly poly
Up, up, up
Up, up, up
Roly, roly, poly
Roly, roly, poly
Down, down down
Down, down, down
… fast and slow
… loud and quiet
… and so on!

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The Paper Chain Challenge

You’ll only need some paper, scissors, and tape for today’s STEAM challenge! We’re making paper chains and we want to know: how long of a chain can you make with just ONE piece of paper?

https://youtu.be/NuOULC26UoI
Sing Along: Slippery Fish
Sing Along: Slippery Fish with Laura

Learn the baby signs for some silly sea creatures as you sing along to Slippery Fish with Miss Laura.

Lyrics:

Slippery fish, slippery fish,
swimming through the water.
Slippery fish, slippery fish,
gulp, gulp, gulp.
Oh no! It’s been eaten by a[n]…
Octopus!
Repeat with: Tuna fish; Great White Shark; Humongous whale (Burp!)

Make a Code Monday: Build a Dice Roll App with Thunkable

Get creative and learn to code at home! Join Library programmer, Max, and follow along with these step by step coding tutorials. This week we will build a dice roll app for your smartphone! Head to thunkable.com and follow along by making your own app!

Make a Code Monday: Build a Text Translation App with Thunkable

Get creative and learn to code at home! Join Library programmer, Max, and follow along with these step by step coding tutorials. This week we will build a simple text translation app for your smartphone! Head to thunkable.com and follow along by making your own app!

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Sing Along: Little Red Wagon with Amy

Snuggle up with your little one or encourage the older kids to get moving with this fun rhyme song! The Little Red Wagon will have you bumping and swaying along!

Lyrics:
Bumpin’ up & down in my little red wagon
Bumpin’ up & down in my little red wagon
Bumpin’ up & down in my little red wagon
Won’t you be my darling?
…Going ‘round the curve
…Going up a hill
…Shaking all around