Story Time at the Museum: Winter Celebrations

Winter Celebrations

Story Time Plan


  • We Clap and Sing Hello
  • The More We Get Togetherthis is dreidel


  • This is the Dreidel / Abby Levine

-Action Song

  • Bumping Up and Down in My Little Blue Sled

-Bookthe sound of kwanzaa

  • The Sound of Kwanzaa/ Dimitrea Tokunbo


  • Snowflake, Snowflake in the Sky

-Flannel Story

  • Five Little Snowflakes


  • Let’s All Do a Little Clapping

-Bookbear stays up for christmas

  • Bear Stays up for Christmas / Karma Wilson


  • Clap Your Hands
  • Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel


  • We Wave Goodbye Like This


Back-Up Books

  • Bringing in the New Year / Grace Lin
  • The Shortest Day: Celebrating the Winter Solstice / Wendy Pfeffer
  • Hanukkah Hop / Erica Silverman
  • Hanukkah, Oh Hanukkah / Susan Roth
  • My First Kwanzaa / Karen Katz



Normally I wouldn’t do a holiday-themed story time, but the museum had holiday decorations up, and really wanted a story time to go with it.