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Toddler Time at Campbell Library

Birds! 

FAVORITE BOOKS

Peck, Peck, PeckBirdsBig Fat Hen

Peck, Peck, Peck by Lucy Cousins
Birds by Kevin Henkes
Big Fat Hen by Keith Baker

FAVORITE FINGERPLAYS AND ACTION SONGS

Two Little Blue Birds
Two little blue birds sitting on a hill                            
One named Jack, one named Jill
Fly away Jack
Fly away Jill
Come back Jack, come back Jill 

Two little blue birds sitting on a cloud
One named Soft, one named Loud
Fly away Soft
Fly away Loud
Come back Soft, come back Loud 

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This is BIG, BIG, BIG
This is big, big, big (stretch hands far to sides)
This is small, small, small (cup hands together)
This is short, short, short (hold palms close vertically)
This is tall, tall, tall (hold palms far apart vertically)
This is fast, fast, fast (roll hands quickly)
This is slow, slow, slow (roll hands slowly)
This is yes, yes, yes (nod head)
This is no, no, no (shake head)

I'm a Little Cuckoo Clock
Tick tock, tick tock
I’m a little cuckoo clock
Tick tock, tick tock
It’s one o’clock!
CUCKOO!
Repeat with:
Two o'clock
Three o'clock

FAVORITE IPOD ACTION SONGS 

Five Little Ducks by Raffi (CD: Rise and Shine)
If You're Happy and You Know it by Baby Love (CD: Song Time)
Alabama, Mississippi by Jim Gill (CD: Jim Gill Sings the Sneezing Song and Other Contagioius Tunes)

EARLY LITERACY TIP OF THE DAY
Phonological Awareness - Rhyming is one way that children hear that words are made
up of smaller parts. Make up rhymes and sing songs and have FUN! 
 
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Comments
Lauren Wubbels (Poelvoorde)
Yes, Tina! And the little birds flying through the sky - one named Low, the other named High!
5/2/2015 10:20:58 AM

Tina Drew
What about the two little birds sitting in the snow - one named Fast, the other named Slow?
5/2/2015 9:48:05 AM

Jane
Love these books and the bird craft. Thanks for the blog post!
4/30/2015 4:54:51 PM

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