October 11, 2013 Preschool Storytime

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Hello, How Do You Do?  – KM Imagine That! Hello song.

I Know It’s Autumn by Eileen Spinelli

 Ten Fat Peas – Fingerplays by Joanna Cole

Ten fat peas in a peapod pressed. (hold up fists facing body)

One grew, two grew, so did all the rest (put up fingers as you count)

They grew and grew and did not stop (lift hands/arms up as they grow)

Until one day the pod went POP! (clap hands over head)

 # I.Q. goes to the Library by Mary Ann Fraser

# L is for Library by Sonya Terry

Rig a Jig Jig  – As I Was Walking Down the Street – “101 Rhythm Instrument Activities” by Connors pg. 83

use this traditional song/tune for instrument exploration.

All children seated in a circle, put several instruments in the middle of the circle.  As we sing, each child takes a turn to pick an instrument:

As I was walking down the street, (etc.) a musician friend I chanced to meet, hi-ho, hi-ho, hi-ho.  A rig a jig jig and away we go, away we go, away we go, a rig a jig jig and away we go, hi-ho, hi-ho, hi-ho.

(repeat until everyone has an instrument)

 # Dewey: There’s a Cat in the Library by Vicki Myron 

 Looby Loo – traditional circle song http://thelibrary.org/lochist/periodicals/bittersweet/6i1p51a.jpg

Goodbye – KM Our Time Goodbye Song  (1.2.3-4.5.6 count and pat in 6/8 time)

Goodbye (goodbye) goodbye (goodbye)

it’s time to sing goodbye to our friends Goodbye (goodbye) goodbye (goodbye)

it’s time to sing goodbye (goodbye)

October 11, 2013 Toddler Time

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Hello, How Do You Do?  – Kindermusik Imagine That! Hello song.

Hello, how do you do, it’s good to *be with you.  (repeat 2x) it’s good to be together here with you.  (*change motion)

I Know It’s Autumn by Eileen Spinelli

 They’re a Part of Me – from Babies in the Library, pg. 76 (to the tune of Wheels on the Bus)

I can make my hands go clap, clap, clap. (etc..), they’re a part of me. Feet go stamp, Legs go hop, Knees go knock (carefully), Head goes nod

 From Wibbleton to Wobbleton – traditional

From Wibbleton(L) to Wobbleton(R) is fifteen (bounce 3x) miles.  From Wobbleton to Wibbleton is fifteen miles.  Wibbleton to Wobbleton, Wobbleton to Wibbleton, From Wibbloeton to Wobbleton is fifteen miles.

 # Jamberry by Bruce Degen

 # Tumble Me Tumbily by Karen Baicker

Looby Loo – traditional circle song

 Go Into the Kitchen – KM circle song

Go, into the kitchen and take a peek, go out of the kitchen and *stomp your feet, go into the kitchen and take a peek, go out of the kitchen and swing your sweet.

 # Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons by Eric Litwin

 Goodbye – KM Our Time Goodbye Song – 1,2,3 – 4, 5, 6 (6/8 time)

Goodbye (goodbye) goodbye (goodbye) it’s time to sing goodbye to our friends Goodbye (goodbye) goodbye (goodbye) it’s time to sing goodbye (goodbye)

STORYTIME FRIDAYS toddlers @ 9:30 A.M. AND preschool @ 11:00 A.M. in the Story Room at ALAMOSA PUBLIC LIBRARY