Activities & Handouts
Lapsit Storytime – Vehicles
Wheels on the Bus Flannelboard
Wheels on the Bus Flannel board. As different parts of the bus are mentioned they are placed on the flannel board to help with identification.
Available for purchase from Discount School Supply
Ready to read: Simply activities that promote early literacy
Handout emphasizes reading, talking, playing, writing, and singing as early literacy elements and provides helpful examples that caregivers can use at home.
Printable from Early Lit
Toddler Storytime – Emotions
Place face cutouts on Popsicle sticks and have kids hold up the face that correlates with the emotion during “If you’re happy and you know it”.
Printable from Sunflower Storytime
Handout gives instruction on the importance of dialogic reading and how to use it while reading with children at home.
Printable from Best Beginnings Alaska’s Early Childhood Investment
Toddler Storytime – Counting
Have children place the appropriate number of stickers next to each number on the page.
Idea from Miss Meg’s Storytime
All Ages Storytime
Library Scavenger Hunt
Provide scavenger hunt pages per approximate age group (K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 5+) for items to find in the library.
Printable from Association for Library Service to Children