Lion Mask Story Time Craft

For “L” week at story time I wanted to use up some craft supplies I had in the story time closet. Specifically the paper plates with the centers cut out and holes punched out on the sides. I used them to make spider’s webs for Halloween. I also used up some of the yarn I…

Jellyfish Story Time Craft

I had the kids at my story time make jelly fish stick puppets for their craft. Here is how they made them. I created this paper with the instructions on it. It also had a rough circle and triangle to cut out (so they would have a pacman-type shape). Then they colored the top part…

Giraffe Valentine Card

For story time the week of Valentine’s Day I wanted to have a take-home craft that could be used as a valentine (since story time was the day before and the day of Valentine’s Day). But I needed something that had to do with the letter “g” (which usually isn’t my story time letter during…

Dinosaur Card Craft

This past week was “D” week for story time. So I did this dinosaur card craft. First I gave everyone this packet. It had a card with the words printed in the correct spot. (The cover said “Dinosaur” and the inside said “You are dino-mite!”) And it had the copies to make the dinosaur head…

Cat Mask Craft

The take-home craft that I did this past week for story time was a cat mask. It was pretty simple really. (Which was a good thing considering all the other events I needed to do at the library this past week.) Basically I found a cat mask printable at this website. Then I cut some…

Bug Mobile Craft

For story time this past week I wanted to put together a take-away craft that had to do with bugs. So I put together this packet with a couple of googly eyes, yarn, black strips, and a large colorful oval. Then they can put together this bug mobile. The kids really seemed to like this…perhaps…

Library Bag Photo Tutorial

I made this bag for my nephew a long time ago…but realized that I never posted the pictures of it.  Here are all the pieces that I cut out. The first thing I did was cut out a “K” for my nephew and glued it to the “pocket” with fabric glue. Then I stitched the…

Preschool Parties: Easy Ideas for Princesses, Pirates & Other Little People by Colleen Mullaney

Preschool Parties: Easy Ideas for Princesses, Pirates & Other Little People Colleen Mullaney Sixth&Spring Books, 2011 ISBN: 978-1936096176 FORMAT: Nonfiction AGES: Grownups 4 Stars I LOVE decorating for parties! I love themed parties. I love preschoolers and their imagination. I am so happy that I found this book! This has loads of ideas for various…