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Storytime

Storytime

We often do storytime events at the Museum which are enjoyed by toddlers, parents and grandparents.

With us being closed our Collections Officer Rachel has been putting together some voice clips of her reading some stories.

A Frog Thing by Eric Drachman

Frank wasn't satisfied doing ordinary frog things. He wanted to fly, but he was a frog and frogs can't fly. Follow along as Frank jumps and runs and leaps and dives until he finally finds his place in the pond.

Listen to Rachel reading A Frog Thing

Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson

Everyone knows that tyrannosauruses are big and scarym so when a placid duckbill dinosaur's egg ened up int he wrong next confusion is sure to ensue. When the baby dinosaur hatches out, he's so out of place that his grisly big sisters call him Tyrannosaurus Drip.

Listen to Rachel reading Tyrannosaurus Drip

Mr Tall by Roger Hargreaves

From Mr Tickle's extraordinary long arms to Little Miss Princess's sparkly crown, the Mr Men and Little Misses have been delighting children for generations with their charming and funny antics. Now it's time to meet Mr Tall!

Listen to Rachel reading Mr Tall

Goldilocks and the Three Bears by Roald Dahl

Tried in a court of law on suspicion of stealing the porridge from under of the snouts of the decent, law-abiding Bears, Goldilocks looks like porridge wouldn't melt in her mouth. But is she really a brazen crook? Only the jury can decide!

Listen to Rachel reading Goldilocks and the Three Bears


Last updated on 19 May 2020