Opening Song: Please Tell Us Your Name
Rhyme: Cheek Chin
Song with Puppet: Sing a Song of Sunshine
Rhyme: This is Big, Big, Big
Higher, Higher by Leslie Patricelli (2009)
This was surprisingly not well received. I couldn't get the adults to join in on the refrain at all!
Song: Tony Chestnut
I think it's hilarious that the moms have started calling my baby doll prop "Tony" because of this song.
Song: Head and Shoulders Baby
Rhyme: Jack Be Nimble
We recited this nursery rhyme three times, emphasizing the rhythm, and each time we said "over" we lifted the babies up into the air. This is my new favorite story time concept. We used the same idea with Hey Diddle Diddle the last time.
Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy by Denise Fleming (2010)
Song with Puppets: Goodnight by the Laurie Berkner Band (sung a cappella)
Song with Stick Puppets: Baa Baa, Black Sheep
We sang about the black sheep, then several sheep in other colors.
Song: Where is Big Toe?
Song with Shaker Eggs: ABCs
Song with Shaker Eggs: Shake My Sillies Out
Song with Shaker Eggs: Can You Shake Your Egg With Me?
Goodbye Song: Shaker Egg Goodbye Song