Storytimes for Two-year-olds, Volume 978, Issues 0-926

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American Library Association, 2007 - Education - 252 pages
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More than any other audience, two-year-olds require structures and routines for events to succeed. Storytimes for Two-Year-Olds outlines techniques and programs proven to engage young audiences - ultimately making them lifelong readers. This classic bestseller, first published in 1987 and expanded in 1998, returns in a refreshed third edition. As they address toddlers' uniquely challenging needs using this updated volume, a new generation of children's and school librarians can give young customers what they want - with 50 vibrant, toddler-friendly ready-made programs - including colors, seasons, animals, and more. Packed with songs, fingerplays, and easy-to-do crafts, the book offers tips for librarians and educators on using materials, along with advice for parents and caregivers. Any library serving young families will win a loyal following using the exciting storytime models in this new edition.
 

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Contents

Planning Considerations
1
Program Elements
11
Program Themes
23
Autumn Halloween
24
Babies
27
Bath Time
30
Bears
35
Bedtime
38
Homes
126
Love Valentines Day
130
Mealtimes Thanksgiving
133
Monkeys
137
Morning
140
My Body
144
Parades
147
Peek Peek Hide and Seek
151

Birds
42
Birthdays
46
Boats
50
Bugs and Caterpillars
53
Cats
57
Circus
60
Colors
65
Counting
68
Dancing
72
December
76
Dogs
80
Family
84
Farms
88
Feelings
91
Firefighters
94
Friends
98
Frogs and Turtles
102
Gardens
106
Getting Dressed
110
Growing Up Safe
114
Hats
118
Helping
122
Picnics
155
Playing
159
Rabbits
162
Rain
165
Read to Me
168
Sizes and Shapes
173
Sounds
177
Spring Spring Holidays
180
Summer
184
Trains and Planes
188
Trucks Cars and Buses
192
Walking
196
Wind
200
Winter
203
Zoos
206
Construction of Storytime Materials
211
Clip Art
218
Professional Bibliography
219
Bibliography of Titles Used in the Programs
225
Discography
243
Index
245
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