Story Time and Read Aloud Resources

Story and Activity Idea Books

Early Literacy Programming en Español: Mother Goose on the Loose Programs for Bilingual Learners.
Diamant-Cohen, Betsy.
LRC LT4700.N5 E37 2010

Family Literacy Storytimes: Readymade Storytimes Suitable for the Whole Family.
Totten, Kathryn.
LRC LT4350.N5 F35 2009

More Picture Book Story Hours: From Parties to Pets.
Sitarz, Paula Gaj.
LRC LT4350.L4 M6

More Story Stretchers: More Activities to Expand Children's Favorite Books.
Raines, Shirley C.
LRC LT4350.G8 M6 1991

More Storytime Action!: 2000+ More Ideas for Making 500+ Picture Books Interactive.
Bromann, Jennifer.
LRC LT4350.N5 M67 2009

Mother Goose on the Loose: A Handbook and CD-ROM Kit with Scripts, Rhymes, Songs, Flannel-Board Patterns, and Activities for Promoting Early Childhood Development.
Diamant-Cohen, Betsy.
LRC LT4350.N5 M67 2006

Picture Books Plus: 100 Extension Activities in Art, Drama, Music, Math, and Science.
Nespeca, Sue McCleaf.
LRC LT1060.A55 P5 2003

Preschool Favorites: 35 Storytimes Kids Love.
Briggs, Diane.
LRC LT 4350 A55 P7 2007

Ready-to-Go Storytimes: Fingerplays, Scripts, Patterns, Music, and More.
Benton, Gail.
LRC LT4350.N5 R43 2003

Sing a Song of Storytime.
Dailey, Susan M.
LRC LT4350.N5 S55 2007

The Sound of Storytime.
Dixon, Tiara and Paula Blough.
LRC LT4350.N5 S68 2006

Story Stretchers for the Primary Grades: Activities to Expand Children's Favorite Books.
Raines, Shirley C.
LRC LT4350.G8 S8 1992

Story S-t-r-e-t-c-h-e-r-s: Activities to Expand Children's Favorite Books.
Raines, Shirley C.
LRC LT4350.G8 S7 1989

Story Times for Two-Year-Olds.
Nichols, Judy.
LRC LT 4350 A55 S72 2007

Storytime Action!: 2000+ Ideas for Making 500 Picture Books Interactive.
Bromann, Jennifer.
LRC LT4350.N5 S68 2003

The Storytime Sourcebook: A Compendium of Ideas and Resources for Storytellers.
Cullum, Carolyn N.
LRC LT4350.N5 S7 1999

The Storytime Sourcebook II: A Compendium of 3500+ New Ideas and Resources for Storytellers.
Cullum, Carolyn N.
LRC LT4350.N5 S72 2007

A Storytime Year: A Month-to-Month Kit for Preschool Programming.
Dailey, Susan M.
LRC LT4350.N5 S76 2001

Storytimes -- Plus! Lincycomb, Kay.
LCR LT4350.N5 S77 2007

Using Puppets and Props

Books in Bloom: Creative Patterns and Props that Bring Stories to Life.
Faurot, Kimberly K.
LRC LT4350.A55 B6 2003

Fingerpuppets, Fingerplays and Holidays.
Keefe, Betty.
LRC LT7000.S643 F5

Flannelboard Stories for Infants and Toddlers.
Carlson, Ann D.
LRC LT4711.A55 A42 1999

Leading Kids to Books Through Puppets.
Bauer, Caroline Feller.
LRC LT4300.A55 B38 1997

A Puppet Corner in Every Library.
Renfro, Nancy.
LRC LT7000.N28 P8

Puppet Magic.
Lowe, Joy L. and Kathryn I. Matthew.
LRC LT4350.N5 P85 2008

Story Hours with Puppets and Other Props.
Painter, William M.
LRC LT4350.L43 S8

Storytelling with Puppets.
Champlin, Connie.
LRC LT4310.A55 S7 1998

Using Music

101 Rhythm Instrument Activities for Young Children.
Connors, Abigail Flesch.
LRC LT4510.G8 O5 2004

Diane Goode's Book of Silly Stories & Songs.
Goode, Diane.
Y PZ5 .D53 1992

Do You Know the Muffin Man?: An Essential Preschool Literacy Resource.
Schiller, Pamela Byrne.
LRC LT4700.G8 D6 2004

Music and Circle Time: Using Music, Rhythm, Rhyme and Song.
Collins, Margaret.
LRC LT4500.C5284 M8 2006

Musical Story Hours: Using Music with Storytelling and Puppetry.
Painter, William M.
LRC LT4350.L43 M8

Some From the Moon, Some From the Sun: Poems and Songs for Everyone.
Zemach, Margot.
Y PZ8.3.Z385 So 2001

This Little Piggy: Lap Songs, Finger Plays, Clapping Games, and Pantomime Rhymes.
Yolen, Jane.
Y PZ8.3 .T7512 2005

Tune Up to Literacy: Original Songs and Activities for Kids.
Balkin, Alfred.
LRC LT4000.A55 T8 2009

Song Picture Books

The Farmer in the Dell: A Singing Game.
Rae, Mary Maki.
Y PZ8.3.R122 Far 1988

Fiddle-i-fee.
Hillenbrand, Will.
Y PZ8.3.H553 Fi 2002

Hey Little Ant.
Hoose, Phillip M.
LRC LT5270.T792 H4 1998

The Itsy Bitsy Spider.
Siomades, Lorianne.
Y PZ8.3.S61373 It 1999

Knick-Knack Paddywhack!: A Moving Parts Book.
Zelinsky, Paul O.
Y PZ7.Z3966 Kni 2002x

Old MacDonald Had a Farm.
Pearson, Tracey Campbell.
Y PZ8.3 .O422 1984

Over the River and Through the Wood.
Child, Lydia Maria Francis.
Y PZ8.3.C4335 Ov

Playing Right Field.
Welch, Willy.
Y PZ8.3.W44 Pl 1995

The Wheels on the Bus.
Zelinsky, Paul O.
Y PZ7.Z3966 Wh 1990x

Reference Sources

Books Kids Will Sit Still For: The Complete Read Aloud Guide.
Freeman, Judy.
REF Z1037 .F847 1990

More Books Kids Will Sit Still For: A Read-Aloud Guide.
Freeman, Judy.
REF Z1037 .F848 1995

Novelist is one of the databases to which the library subscribes. It can be searched by subject and limited by age. It provides you with lists of fiction books on various topics.

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