Share a Story: Bird Storytime

Did you miss our Bird Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to inspire a squawky storytime you can do at home.

From Storytime

Hooray for birds! by Lucy Cousins

A variety of avian friends describe a day in the life of a bird.

ACTION RHYME: LITTLE BIRDS

Little birds, little birds, jump up and down
Little birds, little birds, don’t make a sound
Little birds, little birds, tip-toe to me
Little birds, little birds, bend your knees
Little birds, little birds, peep, peep, peep
Little birds, little birds, sleep, sleep, sleep
Little birds, little birds, fly to the leaves
Little birds, little birds, sit down please

Some birds by Matt Spink

A rhyming celebration of birds of all shapes and sizes.

Egg by Kevin Henkes

Three little birds crack their way out of eggs and fly away, leaving one egg sitting all alone until the three chicks come back and discover a friendly baby alligator has finally hatched.

More Stories

Birdsong by Ellie Sandall

A crowd of birds lands in a tree, sharing songs, until one last winged creature proves to be too much.

Quack and count by Keith Baker

Seven ducklings take a rhyming look at addition.

Who will sing a lullaby? by Dee Lillegard

A group of well-meaning birds attempts to lull a crying baby to sleep.

Grumpy Bird by Jeremy Tankard

Feeling too grumpy to fly, Bird begins to walk and finds that his mood changes as other animals join him.