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Mommy, Please Carry Me

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I’ve been beefing up my flannel stories for the toddler age. I came across Jane Cabrera’s Mommy, Carry Me Please! and thought it would be a great addition. The story introduces a variety of animals and body parts.

I made a flannel story with BIG Mommy animals, and tiny baby animals:

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Mommy tigerMommy CMP3Mommy CMP4After reading the story and letting children take a turn with a flannel pieces, I passed out scarves and had the children wiggle the scarves over their body parts just like the baby animals. It was a blast!

What stories can you use scarves with?

For more flannel ideas check out Mel’s Desk, the ingenious creator of Flannel Friday!


This entry was posted on January 24, 2014 by in Flannel Friday, Flannel Stories and tagged , .

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