Virtual Storytime


Virtual Storytime Spring 2020 general banner

Ready for some Virtual Storytime? The DeSoto Public Library will feature a special Facebook storytime every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.These special storytimes are only available for one day, but supplemental materials, such as outlines, lyric sheets, parent tips, book lists, or craft videos will remain available online.




May 28, 2020
Wiggle, written by Doreen Cronin. Atheneum Books, 2005.

How Do You Wokka-Wokka?, written by Elizabeth Bluemle. Candlewick Publishing, 2009.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • Put Your Hands Up High
  • Wiggle Worms
May 21, 2020Not a Box, written by Antoinette Portis. Harper Collins, 2006.

Secret Life of Figgy Mustardo, written by Marsha Wilson. Katherine Tegen Books, 2016.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • Four Corners
  • Five Superheroes
May 14, 2020
How Are You Peelingwritten by Saxton Freymann. Arthur Levine Publishing, 1999.

How Are You? / ¿Cómo Estás?written by Angela Dominguez. Henry Holt & Co. Publishers, 2018.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • If You’re Feeling Stuff
  • I Have a Happy Face
May 7, 2020
Are You My Mother, written by P. D. Eastman. Random House, 1960.

Mamasaurus, written by Stephen Lomp. Chronicle Books, 2016.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • I Love My Mommy
  • My Special Friend
April 30, 2020
Felicity Foo Visits the Zoo, written by E. S. Redmond. Candlewick Publications, 2009.

Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg, written by Lori Mortensen. Clarion Books, 2013.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • Tops & Bottoms Hnadwashing
  • Doggie’s Got A Flea
April 23, 2020Hector and Hummingbirdwritten by Nicholas John Frith. Scholastic, 2015.

Leave Me Alonewritten by Vera Brosgol. Roaring Brook (Macmillan), 2019.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • Everyone’s Important Song
  • Quiet Mouse Fingerplay
April 16, 2020
Jack B. Ninja, written by Tim McCanna. Scholastic, 2018.

The Three Ninja Pigs, written by Corey Rosen Schwarz. Putnam’s Sons, 2012.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • 10 Little Ninjas Fingerplay
  • 10 Little Ninjas Song

Craft Activity

April 9, 2020
Dear Daisy, Get Well, written by Maggie Smith. Crown Publishers (Penguin/Random House), 2000. ISBN: 978-0-5178-0.

Just a Little Sick, written by Mercer Mayer. Harper Collins, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-06-083556-9.
Live Storytime Outline and Lyric Sheet
  • Hand Washing Song
  • I Need A Tissue Song



With publisher permission, these short videos are temporarily available on YouTube, and can also be found by using the YouTube for Kids app (available through Google Play for Android devices or the App Store for Apple devices).

Looking for something easy and simple to make? We have videos and instruction tips for you in our New Digital Programs area!

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