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914687 (Softbound)
9780838914687 (Softbound)
Age Focus: 3-5
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Ensure that storytime is a delightful, educational experience for all

Quality nonfiction books can help bridge the reading gap between preschool boys and girls. Author Julie Dietzel-Glair spotlights a multitude of nonfiction titles published since 2005 that will engage young children's curiosity while activating learning through movement-based activities. A huge time-saver for storytime planners and presenters, and a useful collection development tool. This guide
  • identifies 200 quality nonfiction books suitable for preschoolers, all in print or easy to find, covering fun topics like animals, construction, and science
  • includes recommended art, movement, music, and prop ideas for each book that will fire up children s imaginations
  • shows how to incorporate the five practices for early literacy and offers other helpful storytime tips
  • provides several outlines for art projects
  • features multiple indexes to aid in finding just the right title, author, or subject
Using this book as a springboard for programming will ensure that storytime is a delightful, educational experience for children and adults alike.

136 pages

About Julie Dietzel-Glair

Julie Dietzel-Glair is a freelance writer and library consultant. She is the author of Books in Motion: Connecting Preschoolers with Books through Art, Games, Movement, Music, Playacting, and Props more..