Story Time

Mo Willems Fun
Submitted by: Kim T., North Channel
Audience
• Pre-school
Books
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by:Willems, Mo
Hilarity ensues when the bus driver asks the listeners to not let the pigeon drive...Will the children be able to resist the relentless begging of the bird until the end of the book?
Knuffle Bunny by:Willems, Mo
Trixie leaves her prized blanket at the laundromat. Will dad understand her toddler babbling in time to rescue it? Great portrayal of city living and wonderful media/illustrations.
Cat the cat ,who is that? by:Willems, Mo
Cat introduces her friends on a walk and makes a new one too!
Let's Go for a Drive by:Willems, Mo
Elephant and Piggie prepare for a trip. Did they remember everything?
Songs
The Pigeon on the Bus
The wheels on the bus go round and round, round and round, round and round.
The wheels on the bus go round and round.
All through the town.
Other verses:
The pigeon on the bus says,
"Let me drive!"

The kids on the bus say,
"No, No, No!"

The pigeon on the bus will flap his wings.

The driver on the bus says,
"Good job kids!"
Craft
Use print outs of school bus and characters in Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus. Ask the children if they will put the pigeon behind the wheel or not...

(bus)http://pinterest.com/pin/45317539970964800/
Notes
http://www.pigeonpresents.com/teachersguides/pigeon_teachguide.pdf (song credit)