Thrive After Three

Engaging programs to keep kids coming back to the library

Every Hero Has a Story Felt Table

To kickoff the summer reading theme this year, I made a felt table for children to play with during the busy months. I used Storytime Katie’s post a while back … Continue reading

June 18, 2015 · 8 Comments

Five Little Princesses

I fell in love with the princesses that What is Bridget Reading made a few weeks ago! I made Anna and Elsa templates to add to her works of art! And, after … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 · 9 Comments

Five Little Legos

I’ve had a pack of t-shirt transfers kicking around my office for about a year. I decided to use them for a special Lego flannel song I created (along with … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Batman or Penguin

I recently wrote a post about Simon C. Page’s Spider-Man or Green Goblin, and am excited that he has another superhero optical illusion. I wrote a story to tell the … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · 2 Comments

Spider-Man or Green Goblin

Since superheroes are a perennial favorite in storytime, I was so excited when I came across Simon C. Page’s amazing optical illusion! The kids love these kind of stories! I … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

You Can Do Anything, Daddy!

I just learned that one of my other favorite superhero stories is no longer in print (blowing nose now). If you can get your hands on this, I highly recommend … Continue reading

April 24, 2014 · 3 Comments

Captain Pajamas

This was one of the first “flannel” stories I ever made. I began the journey because I fell in love with Captain Pajamas, but didn’t love all of the parts … Continue reading

April 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Wonder Woman Flannel Board

Ralph Cosentino’s superhero picture book series is amazing! I’ve used his stories in pre-K and early elementary classes and they’re a hit with all ages! I love them so much, … Continue reading

April 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

Superman Flannel Board

Ralph Cosentino’s superhero picture book series is amazing! I’ve used his stories in pre-K and early elementary classes and they’re a hit with all ages! I love them so much, … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

Batman Flannel Board

Ralph Cosentino’s superhero picture book series is amazing! I’ve used his stories in pre-K and early elementary classes and they’re a hit with all ages! I love them so much, … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 7 Comments

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