It’s true, y’all. I truly believe that the best thing you can read this week is the first two essays in our anti-racism series. Scroll down. I will wait. Check out the August Ninjas while you’re at it.
But also some other cool stuff happened.
Miss Mary talked about why puppets are such a great early literacy tool.
Sunflower Storytime did “Grossology” as an SRP program, and it is amaazzzzzing.
Sarah at Read Rabbit Read has been doing a series on Early Literacy challenges and they are pretty great. Also, Dance Books list! Elephants CAN TOO dance.
Carrie at The Lion is a Bookworm (new to me blog! by a para-professional! so exciting!) did a very smart Light storytime that proves how easy and seamless it can be to incorporate science into even toddler storytime!
Library Makers posted this phenomenal toddler water graffiti program that makes me want to gather up some toddlers right this instant and make some art.
SLOTH FLANNEL BOARD WITH SLOTH RHYME SLOTHS SLOTHS SLOTHS SLOTHS SLOTHS
I’m so tired, guys. Go read about racism. I’m going to be this guy: