This week's storytime is all about stars and the night sky!
Here are the books we'll be reading this week, along with some videos, links, and activities to accompany them!
Meet Marla Frazee
Meet Kevin Henkes
Watch this stop-motion animated version of the story:
You can also download this week's Takeaway page by clicking here.
And be sure to check out the related online astronomy and stargazing activities:
•KidsAstronomy—Learn about the constellations and phases of the moon and download a map of the night sky!
•NationalGeographic Kids—Find amazing pictures of the stars and learn some star gazing tips
•Mr.Nussbaum—Learn all about the different types of stars, plus much more!
•Enchanted Learning—Activities and printables about astronomy
And, finally, if you liked today's stories, here are some more great books about stars and the sky!
- The Magic School Bus Sees Stars by Nancy White
- Zoo In the Sky by Jacqueline Mitton
- Mr. Putter & Tabby See the Stars by Cynthia Rylant
- Star Gazer by Ben Morgan
- Arthur and the Comet Crisis by Stephen Krensky
- Fancy Nancy Sees Stars by Jane O'Connor
Have a great week, and thanks for coming to storytime!