Storytime Share – Science: Earth and Space Science 1

Standard: Science: Earth and Space Science

Specific skill focused on: Weather (Rain)


Song: “Shake My Sillies Out” (Raffi, Singable Songs for the Very Young)

Book: Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre

Song: “It’s Gonna Rain” (Caspar Babypants, This Is Fun!)

Book: The Rain Stomper by Addie K. Boswell

Song: “Rain Is Falling Down” (sung aloud)

Flannel: Sun and Clouds game

I had clouds of various colors up on the board and hid a sun behind one of them. The children guessed which cloud the sun was hiding behind. Similar to the Little Mouse flannel.

Fingerplay: “Dressing for Rainy Weather”

Act out the rhyme:

Let’s put on our raincoats

And zip them right up

Let’s pull on our boots

And place our hats on top

Then go out the door

Open our umbrellas up wide

So that even in the rain

We can play outside

Book: Red Rubber Boot Day by Mary Lyn Ray

Song: “BOOTS” (Laurie Berkner, Victor Vito)

Book: Rain! by Linda Ashman

Song: “Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head” (Laura Doherty, Laura Doherty)

Activity: Paper plate umbrella from Under the Humble Moon blog


One thought on “Storytime Share – Science: Earth and Space Science 1

  1. Pingback: Area of Development – Science: Earth and Space Science | Pre-K Read and Play

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