Bedtime Stories ~ ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
One of the oldest and most popular Christmas poems ever, commonly referred to as “Twas The Night Before Christmas,” was written in the early 19th century.
“Though its author is disputed, with the poem being attributed to both Clement Clarke Moore and Henry Livingston Jr. over the years, it was definitely first published on Dec. 23, 1823 in the Troy Sentinel newspaper in upstate New York.
It is also referred to as “A Visit From St. Nicholas” or “The Night Before Christmas.”
Below are the original lyrics to the poem (see how the poem looked in the Troy Sentinel here)”
~ Huffington Post
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Teach your Kids to Listen and Imagine with Bedtime Stories
Prepare your child for a relaxing audio podcast experience. Whether in the car, the store, or before bed, let your child immerse their ears in their imagination. School is largely auditory. So, prepare your kid to listen and visualize a story without TV or video. Just listen!
How to Use Bedtime Stories as an Independent Reading Tutor
Then share the book to the audio. Listen and read. Allow your child to teach themselves to read. Using visual/audio anchor words your child will figure out the visual/sound connections by themselves. Eventually, they will be able to read the book to you all by themselves!
How to Record and Edit Your Own mp3 Podcast for Bedtime Stories!
“Watch this instructional video on “How to Record and Edit Your Own mp3 Podcast for Bedtime Stories!” Anyone can record a podcast.
Enjoy breakfast at the Old Princeton Landing. Their new breakfast menu has something for everyone. Smoothies, hearty oatmeal, burritos, acai bowls…. Relax with your kids in Brian Overfelt’s new Backyard, while your kids are entertained.
You want to read a story? Bring the book and join us on the stage.
What age? Bedtime Stories are fun for every age. Some kids will listen intently, others will dance and jump and semi-listen.
When you get home, or in the car…..
Next BTS Theatre 11:00am Jan. 19th, 2019