Story Time

Dinosaurs
Submitted by: Krissy Conn, Cy-Fair
Audience
• Infant
Books
Dinosaur Roar! by:Paul and Henrietta Stickland
A rhyming story that shows different sorts of dinosaurs (dinosaur strong and dinosaur very very long). Bold colors on a white background make the dinosaurs easy to see.
Dinosaur Splash! by:Paul Stickland
Board book with unusual shaped pages and rhyming text for the very young.
Ten Terrible Dinosaurs by:Paul Stickland
Brightly colored countdown book with ten terrible tantrum throwing dinosaurs.
Songs
Tune: Wheels on the Bus

The Pterodactyl wings went flap, flap, flap
Flap, flap, flap
Flap, flap, flap
The Pterodactyl wings went flap, flap, flap
All around the swamp!

The Tyrannosaurus Rex went grr, grr, grr
Grr, grr, grr
Grr, grr, grr
The Tyrannosaurus Rex went grr, grr, grr
All around the swamp!

The Triceratopsí horns went poke, poke, poke
Poke, poke, poke
Poke, poke, poke
The Triceratopsí horns went poke, poke, poke
All around the swamp!

The brontosaurus went munch, munch, munch
Munch, munch, munch
Munch, munch, munch
The brontosaurus went munch, munch, munch
All around the swamp!

The Stegosaurusí tail went spike, spike, spike
Spike, spike, spike
Spike, spike, spike
The Stegosaurusí tail went spike, spike, spike
All around the swamp!

Tune: Teddy Bear Teddy Bear Turn Around

Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Stamp your feet.
Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Show your teeth.

Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Swing your tail.
Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Show your scales.

Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Show your claws.
Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Open your jaws.

Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Give a ROAR!
Dinosaur, Dinosaur,
Sit on the floor
Other
Feltboard/Fingerplay:

Tune: Five Little Ducks Went Out One Day

One dinosaur went out to play,
On a bright and sunny day.
He had such enormous fun
That he called another dinosaur to come.
THUMP! THUMP! THUMP!

Two dinosaurs went out to play,
On a bright and sunny day.
They had such enormous fun,
That they called another dinosaur to come.
THUMP! THUMP! THUMP!

Three dinosaurs went out to play,
On a bright and sunny day.
They had such enormous fun,
That they called another dinosaur to come.
THUMP! THUMP! THUMP!

Four dinosaurs went out to play,
On a bright and sunny day.
They had such enormous fun,
That they called another dinosaur to come.
THUMP! THUMP! THUMP!

Five dinosaurs went out to play
On a bright and sunny day.
Now that their play time is done
Time for naps for everyone.
Notes
Activity:
Parachute Play or Toys