A Box Full of Tales by Kathy MacMillan

By Kathy MacMillan

Kid's programming made effortless. so easy. What librarian does not dream of delivering extra and higher kid's courses with much less attempt? in any case, those tend to be the preferred and sought-after courses within the library. yet also they are the main hard: any librarian who has installed the sweat and time required to drag jointly a unmarried caliber software will recoil on the prospect of placing jointly eighteen courses a week! In Maryland's Carroll County, tale containers have made this very unlikely dream come real for two decades. Now MacMillan, author, storyteller, and previous kid's librarian, outlines the confirmed tale field method for sharing an array of profitable courses. tale packing containers provide an easy strategy for shooting principles, expertise, creativity, and assets to be had on your library. together with step by step directions from notion via implementation and supplemented via programming information, A field packed with stories solutions your entire questions:

# what's a narrative box?
# What is going right into a tale box?
# How is one positioned together?
# Who can contribute?
# How do you get buy-in from others to proportion this resource?

In addition, locate exact plans for 50 nice tale bins together with steered books, fingerplays, songs, props, crafts, and signal language. From ah-choo! to antlers, from monkey enterprise to zoo escapes, A field filled with stories is a simple technique to provide successful, enjoyable library courses for kids with out the complications and the hassles. you can also make the very unlikely occur in the event you percentage assets with tale packing containers!

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Little Grunt and the Big Egg by Tomie dePaola. New York: Holiday House, 1990. Dinorella: A Prehistoric Fairy Tale by Pamela Duncan Edwards. New York: Hyperion, 1997. Dinosaurs by Gail Gibbons. New York: Holiday House, 1987. Can I Have a Stegosaurus, Mom? Can I? Please? by Lois G. Grambling. Mahwah, NJ: BridgeWater, 1995. *Curious George’s Dinosaur Discovery by Catherine Hapka. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2006. *Dad’s Dinosaur Day by Diane Dawson Hearn. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1993. Princess Dinosaur by Jill Kastner.

Boston: Little, Brown, 1974. Pieces needed: stick puppet of knight on horse, dragon, bridge, stream, field, hill, cave, dragon, castle Castle Tales *Flannelboard Story Prince Peter and the Teddy Bear by David McKee. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1997. ” Use a yardstick to tap the child on each shoulder. Color the dragon. Glue the dragon to the craft stick. Place the dragon in the cup so that the stick goes through the hole in the bottom. Decorate the crowns. Measure to head and staple or tape the ends of the crown together.

The Trial of Cardigan Jones by Tim Egan. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2004. *Mooses Come Walking by Arlo Guthrie. New York: Chronicle, 1995. The Rooster’s Antlers: A Story of the Chinese Zodiac by Eric A. Kimmel. New York: Holiday House, 1999. How the Reindeer Got Their Antlers by Geraldine McCaughrean. New York: Holiday House, 2000. *If You Give a Moose a Muffin by Laura Joffe Numeroff. New York: HarperCollins, 1991. Moosekitos: A Moose Family Reunion by Margie Palatini. New York: Hyperion, 2004.

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