Talking to Kids About Race: Racially Diverse Storytime Books

Awhile back I wrote a post about talking to kids about race.  Should we talk to kids about race in storytime? This post is the second in a series I hope to continue throughout the year. Picture books can be a great tool to start these conversations with children.  If you need help finding racially diverse… Continue reading Talking to Kids About Race: Racially Diverse Storytime Books

Toddler Storytime: Favourite Read Alouds, Part 2

The last time I wrote about my favourite picture books to read in toddler storytime was three years ago!  This updated list features a blend of newer publications with older titles I didn’t include in the first round.  I’ve included a short note about why they make a great choice for toddler storytime or how… Continue reading Toddler Storytime: Favourite Read Alouds, Part 2

2015 Favourite Storytime Picture Books

The tradition continues!  One of my favourite Jbrary posts to write all year is my round-up of favourite storytime books published in the last 12 months.  Missed the past two years and more recent posts? Check them out here: 2013 Favourite Storytime Picture Books 2014 Favourite Storytime Picture Books 2016 Favourite Storytime Picture Books 2017… Continue reading 2015 Favourite Storytime Picture Books

2014 Favourite Storytime Picture Books

It’s that time of the year again….when all the “Best Of…” lists come out!  Last year I started what I think will become an end-of-the-year tradition on Jbrary.  I wrote about my favourite storytime books published in 2013. This year I’m back with my favourites from 2014.  I’m always looking for new books to share… Continue reading 2014 Favourite Storytime Picture Books