Tuesday, April 9, 2013

More Storytime Action! (book)

Bromann, J. (2009) More Storytime Action! 2000+ More Ideas for Making, 500+ Picture Books Interactive. New York: Neal Schuman. 978-1555706753.

Add 500 more books to your repertoire with More Storytime Action! This follow-up to Jennifer Bromann’s popular first edition features all new content, and is a treasure trove for any librarian who needs complete, easy-to-implement storytime programming. Find hundreds more interactive activities, plot summaries, crafts and games certain to engage children in storytime and inspire a lifelong love of reading.

This practical guide to storytime includes an exciting new selection of recently published picture books, as well as a comprehensive theme index for hassle-free program creation. Also included are twenty sample storytime plans paired with immediately-usable activities, as well as a time-saving outline that can guide your planning. Bromann also offers an expanded collection of multicultural materials, as well as a helpful new chapter with suggestions for involving teen volunteers. Order one for yourself and one to circulate since this volume is sure to be popular with parents and teachers just like Bromann’s original volume. (book description)