May 20, 2018 | Michelle
With all this rain, I am sure we will see a Rainbow soon. We didn't in our Rainbow Storytime, but here are the stories we shared with a few extra so you can get all the rainbow sightings that you want!
Stories and Songs from Storytime
When a rainbow appears in the sky, Ava wishes it could stay forever and when her wish is granted, people excitedly come to see the rainbow that stayed, but as they lose interest over time, Ava learns a lesson about life's rare and special things.
A narrator offers support and cheer to several little animals and children before presenting a colorful surprise at the end.
All Together Now by Caspar Babypants
Skinnamarink (the Six Little Ducks version)
Dancing Bear (with rainbow scarves) by Bari Koral
More Stories to enjoy!
The Sun and the Clouds are best friends. Together they keep the world warm, the gardens growing, and the sky full of beautiful rainbows. But one day they get into a fight and refuse to be in the sky together. And that means there are no longer any rainbows. Without rainbows, the colors start disappearing until Earth was left with no color--except for one little forgotten box of crayons in one little school desk. Determined to save the rainbows and fix the Sun and Clouds' friendship, the crayons draw rainbows all over town. Their attempts go unnoticed. Soon they realize that they're going to have to do something big to get the attention of the former friends. So, the crayons create the biggest rainbow they can and hope it's enough to bring color back to the world. How the Crayons Saved the Rainbow teaches the importance of teamwork and perseverance through seven crayons with unique personalities and their desire to see the world in color.
Although Tiny Mouse enjoys almost all types of weather, she does not like the rain.
"Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. I See Rainbows offers answers to their most compelling questions about rainbows. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words"--Provided by publisher.