Children's Programming

Selected materials available for loan from Georgia Public Library Service (PINES policy name STATELIB-L; OCLC WorldShare ILL symbol GSL)

Book talks

Cole, Sonja. 2010. Booktalking around the world: great global reads for ages 9-14. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Diamant-Cohen, Betsy, and Selma K. Levi. 2009. Booktalking bonanza: ten ready-to-use multimedia sessions for the busy librarian. Chicago: American Library Association.

Gillespie, John Thomas, and Corinne J. Naden. 2006. The Newbery/Printz companion: booktalk and related materials for award winners and honor books. 3rd ed. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Kitain, Sandra. 2008. Shelf-esteem. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

The power of booktalking. 2009. New York, NY: Neal-Schuman Publishers. DVD

York, Sherry. 2009. Booktalking authentic multicultural literature: fiction and history for young readers. Columbus, Ohio: Linworth Books.

Puppets

Lowe, Joy L., and Kathryn I. Matthew. 2008. Puppet magic. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Readers’ theater

Fredericks, Anthony D. 2008. More frantic frogs and other frankly fractured folktales for readers theatre. Westport, Conn: Teachers Idea Press.

Fredericks, Anthony D. 2008. Songs and rhymes readers theatre for beginning readers. Westport, Conn: Teachers Ideas Press.

Storytelling

De las Casas, Dianne, and Soleil Lisette. 2009. Scared silly: 25 tales to tickle and thrill. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

De Las Casas, Dianne, and Soleil Lisette. 2011. Tell along tales!: playing with participation stories. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Freeman, Judy. 2007. Once upon a time: using storytelling, creative drama, and reader's theater with children in grades preK-6. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Gordh, Bill. 2006. Stories in action: interactive tales and learning activities to promote early literacy. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Greene, Ellin, and Janice Del Negro. 2010. Storytelling: art and technique. 4th ed. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Haven, Kendall F., and MaryGay Ducey. 2007. Crash course in storytelling. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Peck, Penny. 2009. Crash course in storytime fundamentals. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Spaulding, Amy E. 2011. The art of storytelling: telling truths through telling stories. Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, Inc.

The storytelling classroom: applications across the curriculum. 2006. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Strauss, Kevin. 2006. Tales with tails: storytelling the wonders of the natural world. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Tell the world: storytelling across language barriers. 2008. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Folktale and story collections:

Almeida, Livia de, Ana Portella, and Margaret Read MacDonald. 2006. Brazilian folktales. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Elswit, Sharon. 2009. The East Asian story finder: a guide to 468 tales from China, Japan and Korea, listing subjects and sources. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co.

Fujita, Hiroko, Fran Stallings, Harold Wright, and Miki Sakurai. 2008. Folktales from the Japanese countryside. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

The Greenwood Library of American folktales. 2006. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press. 4 v.

Keding, Dan. 2008. Elder tales: stories of wisdom and courage from around the world. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Keding, Dan. 2010. The United States of storytelling: folktales and true stories from the Eastern states. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Livo, Norma J. 2007. Tales to tickle your funny bone: humorous tales from around the world. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

MacDonald, Margaret Read. 2008. The singing top: tales from Malaysia, Singapore, and Brunei. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Marshall, Bonnie C., and Virginia A. Tashjian. 2007. The flower of paradise and other Armenian tales. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Meder, Theo. 2008. The flying Dutchman and other folktales from the Netherlands. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Thompson, Susan Conklin, Keith Steven Thompson, and Lidia López de López. 2007. Mayan folktales = Cuentos folklóricos mayas. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Yuan, Haiwang. 2006. The magic lotus lantern and other tales from the Han Chinese. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Yuan, Haiwang. 2008. Princess Peacock: tales from the other peoples of China. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Storytime and other programming resources and ideas

Anderson, Dee. 2009. Reading is funny!: motivating kids to read with riddles. Chicago: American Library Association.

Balkin, Alfred. 2009. Tune up to literacy: original songs and activities for kids. Chicago: American Library Association.

Bane, Rebecca C. 2010. Let's pretend: 50 start-to-finish preschooler programs for the busy librarian that foster imagination. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Big book of seasons, holidays, and weather: rhymes, fingerplays, and songs for children. 2011. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Bouzoukis, Carol E. 2012. Encouraging your child's imagination: a guide and stories for play acting. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Bradbury, Judy. 2004. Children's book corner: a read-aloud resource with tips, techniques, and plans for teachers, librarians, and parents : level grades 1 and 2. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Bradbury, Judy. 2006. Children's book corner: a read-aloud resource with tips, techniques, and plans for teachers, librarians and parents : level grades 5 and 6. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Briggs, Diane, and Thomas Briggs. 2007. Preschool favorites: 35 storytimes kids love. Chicago: American Library Association.

Briggs, Diane, and Thomas Briggs. 2008. Toddler storytimes II. Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press.

Children's services: partnerships for success. 2010. Chicago: American Library Association.

Cohen, Arlene, and Andrea Fitcha McAllister. 2007. Stories on the move: integrating literature and movement with children, from infants to age 14. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Cullum, Carolyn N. 2007. The storytime sourcebook II: [a compendium of 3500+ new ideas and resources for storytellers]. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Dailey, Susan M. 2007. Sing a song of storytime. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

De Las Casas, Dianne, and Philip Chow. 2008. Handmade tales: stories to make and take. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Diamant-Cohen, Betsy, and Saroj Nadkarni Ghoting. 2010. The early literacy kit: a handbook and tip cards. Chicago: American Library Association.

Diamant-Cohen, Betsy. 2010. Early literacy programming en español: Mother Goose on the Loose programs for bilingual learners. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Diamant-Cohen, Betsy. 2006. Mother Goose on the loose: a handbook and CD-ROM kit with scripts, rhymes, songs, flannel-board patterns, and activities for promoting early childhood development. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Dixon, Tiara, and Paula Blough. 2006. The sound of storytime. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Ernst, Linda L. 2008. Baby rhyming time. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Freeman, Judy, and Judy Freeman. 2006. Books kids will sit still for 3: a read-aloud guide. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Hutmacher, Kimberly. 2011. Picture book parties! Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Irving, Jan. 2008. Story celebrations: a program guide for schools and libraries. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Larson, Jeanette. 2011. El día de los niños/El día de los libros: building a culture of literacy in your community through Día. Chicago: American Library Association.

Lincycomb, Kay. 2007. Storytimes-- plus! New York: Neal-Schuman.

MacMillan, Kathy. 2008. A box full of tales: easy ways to share library resources through story boxes. Chicago: American Library Association.

MacMillan, Kathy, and Christine Kirker. 2012. Multicultural storytime magic. Chicago :American Library Association.

MacMillan, Kathy, and Christine Kirker. 2009. Storytime magic: 400 fingerplays, flannelboards, and other activities. Chicago: American Library Association.

McNeil, Heather. 2012. Read, rhyme, and romp: early literacy skills and activities for librarians, teachers, and parents. Santa Barbara, Calif.: Libraries Unlimited.

Nelson, Jennifer, and Keith Braafladt. 2012. Technology and literacy: 21st century library programming for children and teens. Chicago: American Library Association.

Nichols, Judy, and Lori D. Sears. 2007. Storytimes for two-year-olds. 3rd ed. Chicago: American Library Association.

Polette, Nancy. 2006. Books every child should know: the literature quiz book. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Polette, Nancy. 2012. The brain power story hour: higher order thinking with picture books. Jefferson, North Carolina ; London : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers.

Polette, Nancy. 2012. Fairy tale fun! New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Reid, Rob. 2007. Children's jukebox: the select subject guide to children's musical recordings. 2nd ed. Chicago: American Library Association.

Reid, Rob. 2009. More family storytimes: twenty-four creative programs for all ages. Chicago: American Library Association.

Reid, Rob. 2009. Reid's read-alouds: selections for children and teens. Chicago: American Library Association.

Reid, Rob. 2011. Reid's read-alouds 2: modern day classics from C.S. Lewis to Lemony Snicket. Chicago: American Library Association.

Reid, Rob. 2007. Something musical happened at the library: adding song and dance to children's story programs. Chicago: American Library Association.

Reid, Rob. 2012. What's black and white and Reid all over?: something hilarious happened at the library. Chicago: American Library Association.

Scott, Barbara A. 2010. 1,000 fingerplays & action rhymes: a sourcebook & DVD. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Scott, Barbara A. 2012. The holiday handbook: 700+ storytime activities from Arbor day to Yom Kippur -- from Diwali to Kwanzaa to Ramadan. Chicago: Neal-Schuman.

Soltan, Rita. 2008. Summer reading renaissance: an interactive exhibits approach. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Struckmeyer, Amanda Moss, and Svetha Hetzler. 2010. DIY programming and book displays: how to stretch your programming without stretching your budget and staff. Santa Barbara, Calif: Libraries Unlimited.

Sullivan, Michael. 2009. Connecting boys with books 2: closing the reading gap. Chicago: American Library Association.

Taylor-DiLeva, Kim. 2011. Once upon a sign: using American Sign Language to engage, entertain, and teach all children. Santa Barbara, California: Libraries Unlimited.

Totten, Kathryn. 2009. Family literacy storytimes: readymade storytimes suitable for the whole family. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Trelease, Jim. 2006. The read-aloud handbook. 6th ed. New York: Penguin Books.

Treviño, Rose Zertuche. 2009. Read me a rhyme in Spanish and English = Léame una rima en español e inglés. Chicago: American Library Association.

Vardell, Sylvia M. 2008. Children's literature in action: a librarian's guide. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Witter-Easley, Jacqueline. 2012. Happy birthday, dear author! Madison, WI: UpstartBooks.

Yousha, LaDonna. 2009. Teddy Bear storytimes: ready-to-go flannel and magnetic storyboard programs that captivate children. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers.

Zingher, Gary. 2006. Theme play: exciting young imaginations. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited.

Selected Web resources

Association for Library Service to Children(ALSC). Programs for school-aged kids. Accessed May 7, 2013. http://www.ala.org/alsc/kickstart.

Barone, Rose Sage and Nick Barone. The Puppetry home page. Accessed May 7, 2013. http://www.sagecraft.com/puppetry/.

The Center for Children's Books. Resources. Accessed May 7, 2013. http://ccb.lis.illinois.edu/resources.html.

Chace, Karen. Storytelling links. Accessed May 7, 2013. http://www.storybug.net/links.html.

Meadowbrook Press. Giggle poetry. Accessed May 7, 2013. http://www.gigglepoetry.com/index.aspx.

Silly Librarian. Storytime resources. Accessed May 7, 2013. http://sillylibrarian.com/blog/?page_id=32.

May 2013