Storytime with Jessica  – Wordless Books
May30

Storytime with Jessica – Wordless Books

So, this time around I’m talking about a group of books I don’t actually share at Storytime – my group is just too big and these types of books are really more suited to one-on-one...

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Pandamonia – Children’s Book Week Review
May27

Pandamonia – Children’s Book Week Review

Pandamonia – A Children’s Book Week Review This book was Notable in the Children’s Book Council of Australia’s Picture Book of the Year category. Pandamonia by Chris Owen and...

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National Simultaneous Storytime 2017
May24

National Simultaneous Storytime 2017

Video: Watch Councillor Chamonix Terblanche reading The Cow Tripped Over the Moon for National Simultaneous Storytime 2017 Once again, Cockburn Libraries took part in the...

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Storytime with Briana – Birds
May23

Storytime with Briana – Birds

Birds are everywhere, and are a wonderful animal for children to learn about. Birds can be seen and heard every day, and can provide sensory experiences with their tickly, floating feathers and...

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Take Ted Instead – Children’s Book Week Review
May20

Take Ted Instead – Children’s Book Week Review

Children’s Book Week Review – Take Ted Instead If you’re a regular reader of our blog you will know that each year we (your Cockburn Libraries’ Children’s Services...

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Storytime with Karen – Mother’s Day
May09

Storytime with Karen – Mother’s Day

Wishing all mums a Happy Mother’s Day A mum has two very important jobs to do. One is to look after her children. The other is to do everything else as well!   Mother’s Day honours...

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Why We Love Storytime
Apr30

Why We Love Storytime

♫ Storytime, huh yeah What is it good for? ♫ The correct answer is not ‘Absolutely nothin” And I’ll say it again! (Actually this is me expanding on a facebook post I made during...

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Storytime with Michaela – Transport
Apr25

Storytime with Michaela – Transport

Transport vehicles! Trucks, buses, cars, diggers… the bigger, the better! One of my sons’ first word after mum and dad was “car” and how many parents have giggled at their...

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Storytime with Melody – 1, 2, 3, Counting
Apr18

Storytime with Melody – 1, 2, 3, Counting

1,2,3, Counting The stories and rhymes in this week’s blog all include counting. Learning basic maths skills while young can give children a more positive attitude toward maths when they start...

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Learning English Through Storytime Success
Apr05

Learning English Through Storytime Success

LETS Success in 2016 Last year, Jessica attended our LETS (Learning English Through Storytime) sessions. And now she comes along to our Storytime and Pram Jams sessions for more exposure to English...

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