Story Time

Dancing
Submitted by: Libby Nelson, West University
Audience
• Pre-school
Books
Song and dance man by:Karen Ackerman
A grandpa recalls his days in vaudeville. This book won a Caldecott Award.
Toddler two step by:Kathi Appelt
With rhymes, this story motivates toddlers and preschoolers to get up and dance.
Chicka chicka boom boom by:Bill Martin
This is an alphabet book with a wonderful rhyme and beat.
Dinosaur stomp by:Paul Strickland
This appeals to the young audience who love dinosaurs and feel like moving.
Hop, jump by:Ellen Walsh
Frogs learn that dancing can be as fun as hopping.
How can you dance? by:Rich Walton
This book combines playful illustrations with rhymes that hop, skip, and jump.
Songs
Hokey pokey
Shake the sillies out
We're going to shake shake shake the sillies out.
Shake shake shake the sillies out.
Shake shake shake the sillies out.
Waggle the wiggles away.

We're going clap clapclap the crazies out.
---Waggle the wiggles away.

We're going to jump jump jump the jiggles out.
--- Waggle the wiggles away.