Category Archives: Story Time

Great Books for Teaching Social Skills

The folks at “We are Teachers” have compiled a list of books appropriate for teaching social skills to young children in a fun, engaging manner. I have read most of them, but I’m looking forward to checking out a few that are … Continue reading

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Fantastic FREE Online Animated Children’s Stories

http://www.storylineonline.net/ This is a great website sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild.  Each book is read by an actor.  Part of the video is of the actor reading and part is a semi-animated version of the story.  There are several book … Continue reading

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Engage Preschoolers in Story Time

Do you feel like you are reading stories to a barrel of monkeys?  This is an area that most teachers ask for help with. It can be very difficult to engage a group of children at story time.  There are … Continue reading

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