Blogger Angela Reynolds

Do YOU like green eggs and ham?

On Saturday, we held a StoryMob. What, you may ask, is a StoryMob? The creators of this fabulous idea say, “StoryMobs are where great kids’ books meet flash mobs with a dash of Mardi Gras thrown in.” I would add a touch of Halloween, a pinch of theatre, and a whole lot of fun to that description. We did the book Green Eggs and Ham, which was a great selection for so many reasons: lots of copies of the books around, generations of families know and love it, and there’s plenty of opportunity for interaction and expansion. And expand we did! Toronto-based StoryMobs provided us with the script, suggested actions, and prop ideas. You can find the script on this page, which I created to gather all the details on our StoryMob. Ok–so how does it work? Basically, volunteers sign up to read a page. The exact time and location…