Story Time at the Museum: The Way We Used to Live

The Way We Used to Live

Story Time Plan


  • We Clap and Sing Hello
  • The More We Get Togetherox cart man


  • Ox-Cart Man / Donald Hall

-Action Song

  • Grand Old Duke of York

-Bookgoing to town

  • Going to Town / Laura Ingalls Wilder


  • Wind the Bobbin Up

-Bookhome carson ellis

  • Home / Carson Ellis


  • Open, Shut Them

-Bookcovered wagons bumpy trails

  • Covered Wagons, Bumpy Trails / Verla Kay


  • A Smooth Road
  • To Market, To Market


  • We Wave Goodbye Like This


Back-Up Books

  • If You Lived Here / Giles Laroche
  • Madeline / Ludwig Bemelmans
  • Building Our House / Jonathan Bean



This theme was suggested by the museum coordinator. It was a little tricky to find good picture books about the way that we used to live, but I was able to find some really great ones!


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