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World Book Day Storytime Online - 4 March 2021 World Book Day Storytime Online - 4 March 2021

Sneaky Beak

 


Written by Tracey Corderoy and illustrated by Tony Neal, with permission from Little Tiger Press Ltd

Wellbeing Month Storytime Online 10 March 2021 Wellbeing Month Storytime Online 10 March 2021

You Can Never Run Out Of Love

 

Written by Helen Docherty, illustrated by Ali Pye and published by Simon and Schuster

 

Story Magic Online Story Magic Online

Welcome to Story Magic online: At the Farm, a Bag Books Story.

 

This multi-sensory story is fun and suitable for everyone but especially brilliant for children with additional needs.

 

 

 

To take part in this multi-sensory story you may like to gather a few of the following items from around the home to use as props to help bring the story alive and engage with the senses.

 

The items we will be using for this story are:

 

1. Torch
2. Child’s welly boots
3. Bucket
4. Egg box
5. Water in a shallow dish
6. Apple
7. White sheet of paper with black splodges to represent cow print
8. Cotton wool
9. Slice of toast
 
If you don’t have an item at home you could swap it for another!
 
Why not also visit Bag Books to see some of their DIY stories too?

 

Helpful websites Helpful websites

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Booktrust have some fantastic material – from Cressida Cowell reading ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ to ‘Draw along with Ed Vere’. They also have a handy list of authors and illustrators who have things to share online – something to help keep children entertained almost every day of the week!

 

For younger children try the Booktrust Rhymes or listen to a story. Lulu Loves Stories is available to listen to in lots of different languages – have a look to see and there are lots of others too.

 

 

Bag books are also sharing stories online –  follow them on Twitter @bagbooks to see two new stories every week.

Current Offer › Rhyme Time & Storytime

Rhyme Time, Storytime and Story Magic Rhyme Time, Storytime and Story Magic

We usually offer at least one Rhyme Time or Toddler Time from each of our 36 libraries every week and many also hold Storytimes, so while library sessions are suspended, we are finding ways to bring rhymes and stories to you at home!

 

Here you can watch our online Rhyme Times, Storytimes or Story Magic sessions.

 

Also, see our Children's Activities page for many more suggestions of stories, rhymes, authors and ways to keep busy and have fun!

 

We will be adding more resources to this page so please keep checking!

Rhyme Time Online Rhyme Time Online

As we’re not able to restart our popular Baby Rhyme Time sessions in our libraries, we are posting online Rhyme Times on our Family Corner Facebook page every Tuesday at 10.30am. Join us for 20 minutes of hand-clapping and knee-jogging action songs and nursery rhymes for preschool children and their families. You can also watch past Rhyme Times on our YouTube channel. Come and join in the fun!

 

     

     

 

World Book Day Storytime Online- Thursday 4 March 2021 World Book Day Storytime Online- Thursday 4 March 2021

Welcome to World Book Day!

We are delighted to bring you an extra online story to celebrate World Book Day.

 


Sneaky Beak has just been voted winner of The Schools Library Service West Sussex Picture Books To Shout About! Award 2020/21. 

Many congratulations to the author, Tracey Corderoy,  and to Tony Neal, the illustrator. Huge thanks to Little Tiger Press Ltd

 

Thanks to all the wonderful children who voted from participating schools.

Wellbeing Month Storytime Online - Wednesday 10 March 2021 Wellbeing Month Storytime Online - Wednesday 10 March 2021

Welcome to Wellbeing Month Storytime Online!

 

We hope you enjoy this reading of You Can Never Run Out Of Love, written by Helen Docherty, illustrated by Ali Pye and published by Simon and Shuster.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Catch up with previous Storytime Online videos in our YouTube playlist.

 

 

 

 

 

All of these sessions are subtitled. To see the subtitles on the songs and stories on this page click the small box underlined in red at the bottom of the screen which appears once you start playing the video. To see the subtitles on the additional songs or stories on the playlist on YouTube click the cc icon at the bottom of the screen.

 

Story Magic Online Story Magic Online

Welcome to Story Magic online!

 

We hope you enjoy our Story Magic Online: At the Farm, a Bag Books Story. These are fun and suitable for everyone but especially brilliant for children with additional needs.


To take part in this multi-sensory story you may like to gather a few of the following items from around the home to use as props to help bring the story alive and engage with the senses.

 

The items we will be using for this story are:

 

1. Torch
2. Child’s welly boots
3. Bucket
4. Egg box
5. Water in a shallow dish
6. Apple
7. White sheet of paper with black splodges to represent cow print
8. Cotton wool
9. Slice of toast
 
If you don’t have an item at home you could swap it for another!

 

 

 

Why not also visit Bag Books to see some of their DIY stories too?

 

Catch up with previous Story Magic Online videos in our YouTube playlist.

 

All of these sessions are subtitled. To see the subtitles on the songs on this page click the small box underlined in red at the bottom of the screen which appears once you start playing the video. To see the subtitles on the additional songs on the playlist on YouTube click the cc icon at the bottom of the screen.

 

Full-length Rhyme Time sessions Full-length Rhyme Time sessions

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 1 - 05/01/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 2 - 12/01/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 3 - 19/01/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 4 - 26/01/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 5 - 02/02/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 6 - 09/02/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 7 - 16/02/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 8 - 23/02/2021

 

 

Rhyme Time Online Full-Length 9 - 02/03/2021

 

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