Saturday, March 7, 2015

Happy Birthday Flannel Friday!

It's our fourth birthday, and we're so excited to celebrate with everyone this year. We're featuring a Guest Post Palooza, a day that those who don't have blogs can share their wonderful flannel board creations. Thank you, Sharon, for coming up with such an awesome idea!

Guest Posts

Jessi is at Lisa S's blog, Thrive After Three, sharing her flannel board pieces made from milk filters.

Jane on Lisa's Libraryland, with Froggy Went a-Courtin'The Owl and the Pussycat, and The Runaway Cookies. You may not know this, but Jane is part of the team who works on the wiki MCLSKids. Thanks for your hard work, Jane!

Grace's post, about flannel board tables, is on Bridget's blog What Is Bridget Reading.

On Kim's blog, Literary Commentary, we have Leah's flannel board for Laurie Berkner's song, "Boots".

Allison is on Nikki's blog, heytherelibrary. She's sharing with us her Letter of the Day, a reoccurring activity at her storytimes.

The ladies at Jbrary, Lindsey and Dana, are hosting Julie and her post about STEAM flannels. We look forward to seeing more from you, Julie, on your future blog!

Mary, her adorable sons, and Pete the Cat are guests on Sue's blog, Library Village.

Sharon is hosting Nichole and her Robots on Rain Makes Applesauce.

Mari is having a Word Smushing party on Kelly's blog, Ms. Kelly at the Library.

Kendra, on her blog Read Sing Play, has teamed up with Jeri to bring us One More Thing.

This cute version of Slow Snail, by Mary Murphy, is from Katie. She's coming to us from Anne's blog, itsybitsymom.

Melendra's folder story, My Many Colored Capes, is perfect for this year's CSLP theme. Her post can be found on Katie's blog, storytime katie.

Laura joins us from Meg's blog, Miss Meg's Storytime. Here's her rendition of Who's House is It using pieces from different flannel sets.

Mel, from Mel's Desk, is hosting Gayle from New Zealand (she wins the award for the farthest away!). Gayle is sharing her prop story, The Best Gift.

Other Posts
Kathryn is sharing with us Hide Little Mice on her blog, Fun with Friends at Storytime.

First timer CUA94 with Moo Baa La La La by Sandra Boynton. Make sure you check out her blog, Storytime Whoopdeedoo.

Welcome back to Flannel Friday! Matching socks is the name of the game on her blog, Stories with Library Danielle.

Jane and Piper are here to share their extension for It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles G. Shaw. It even has a special Flannel Friday addition!

And that's all from the roundup. What a tremendous job, everyone! Thank you to all our participants, volunteers, readers, and administrators for the hard work that you do. Everyone who takes part in Flannel Friday makes it the great community that it is!

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Flannel Friday Roundup Placeholder for March 6

Can you believe that Flannel Friday is four years old already?! It seems like just yesterday Mel was inviting us to post our own flannel boards on Fridays. Sniff. They grow up so fast.

Please add your post in the comments below. I'll add them to the final roundup on Friday night.