Storytime Fingerplays!

Farima

Looking for your favorite actions songs and fingerplays from storytime? Look no further! We are creating a YouTube playlist with your favorite hits and some exciting new songs for you to enjoy anytime, anywhere! Click here for the full playlist! I’m a Little Piece of Tin I’m a little piece…

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Kitchen & Food Scrap Gardening (Traducción al Español al final)

vegetable scrap garden

Don’t throw away your vegetable scraps–use them to grow new plants! Learn how to reduce food waste and create a window sill garden.   To regrow Romaine lettuce: -cut the base of the plant and leave it in a dish with water by a sunny window -refill and change the…

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Banana Nice-Cream (Traducción al Español al final)

banana nice-cream tutorial

Cool down with some decadent banana nice-cream. All you need are frozen bananas and a food processor or a high-speed blender. Add in your favorite toppings and flavors to make a healthy dairy-free treat.   Watch the video tutorial here:   Ingredients For the nice-cream: *3 frozen ripe bananas (cut…

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ASL eBooks & Resources Traducción al Español al final

sun signing I love you

Is your child deaf, hard of hearing, or CODA? Did you know we have free ASL picture eBooks available as videos? The video books are presented in American Sign Language and they are part of our Signed Stories collection on Overdrive   You will find fun books and also a…

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Herby Grain Salad Recipe (Traducción al Español al final)

bowl of herby grain salad

This Tabouli-inspired recipe makes a refreshing and delicious salad. The great thing is that you can modify the recipe to fit the ingredients you have at home. Make it with your little ones and enjoy it on a warm day.   Watch the video tutorial here:   Tabouli or Tabbouleh,…

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Make Rainbow Scratch Paper

scratch rainbow tree

This is one of the coolest simple crafts! Scratch the surface of your homemade paper and you will see a colorful masterpiece emerge.   Supplies sturdy paper, white watercolor paper or cardstock work well crayons or oil pastels *black paint, acrylic, poster, or tempera dish soap paintbrush or foam brush…

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Make Papier-mâché Bowls (Traducción al Español al final)

papier-mache bowl

Learn how to make a simple paper bowl out of house-hold materials. This up-cycled craft is fun to do for all ages. Let your creativity shine!   Papier-mâché is the mixing of paper and a paste, often made of flour or glue, to create a form that will harden as…

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Weekly Search & Find Challenge (Traducción al Español al final)

i-spy animals

  I see… 3 yellow chicks, 2 ducks, a cat in a green basket, 2 dinosaurs, a blue frog, 2 pigs, and 2 seals, what else can you find?   Clic en la imagen para agrandarla Yo veo…3 pollitos amarillos, 2 patos, 1 gato en una canasta verde, 2 dinosaurios,…

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Grow Your Own Grass Head! (Traducción al Español al final)

grass head

Spring is here and it’s time to garden. Make your own grass head and watch it grow. Design its face and outfit and trim and style its hair as it grows!   Watch the video tutorial here:   Supplies For the Grass Head: stockings/tights/nylons (you can use old pairs you…

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