Another sneak peek from our newest book, More Storytime Magic (ALA Editions, January 2016):
Night Owl Flannelboard and Sound Story
Night Owl listens to the sounds of the night, waiting for his very favorite one: his mother returning home! As you tell the story, play clips of the sounds that Night Owl hears and ask the children to identify them.
Click on the links below for sounds:
Did you know that August 4 is International Owl Awareness Day? Celebrate with this fingerplay perfect for owl or nocturnal animal programs!
The owl is a creature of the night,
His great big eyes give him keen sight.
He looks to the left and to the right.
And hoots so softly through the night.
Watch this video to learn how to share this rhyme using American Sign Language: