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Interactive Nanny's World

Interactive Nanny's World

By Dawn Charisse aka Interactive Nanny

It's a resource for parents, grandparents, educators, nannies and others that love your little ones. A way to get information, insight, solutions to dealing with life while caring for your heartbeats.
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Storytime: Speak Up Molly Lou Melon and Hair Love

Interactive Nanny's WorldJan 11, 2023

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Storytime: Speak Up Molly Lou Melon and Hair Love

Storytime: Speak Up Molly Lou Melon and Hair Love

These two books are about 2 girls with their own 'super power!!!' One, her voice and the other, her hair!!!!
Jan 11, 202313:01
Storytime: The Pout-Pout Fish and My Mom is Magical!

Storytime: The Pout-Pout Fish and My Mom is Magical!

The Pout-Pout Fish is about a gloomy fish the has a change of heart/attitude after running into different friends in the sea. My Mom is Magical is about a little unicorn describing all of the great attributes about her mom!!!
Jan 02, 202310:10
Storytime: Books Trombone Shorty and Last Stop On Market Street.

Storytime: Books Trombone Shorty and Last Stop On Market Street.

Two stories about two little boys exploring and appreciating their heritage and where they come from.
Dec 19, 202216:59
Storytime: The Pigeon Has Feelings, Too and Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Storytime: The Pigeon Has Feelings, Too and Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

The Pigeon. . . tells of how the pigeon is tricked into showing his 'happy' face and Brown Bear. . . goes through a series of animals asking what do they see looking at them?
Aug 29, 202210:51
Storytime: Llama Llama πŸ¦™ nighty night and Llama Llama πŸ¦™ time to share by Anna Dewdney.

Storytime: Llama Llama πŸ¦™ nighty night and Llama Llama πŸ¦™ time to share by Anna Dewdney.

These are two cute little books from the Llama Llama πŸ¦™ series!!! One takes us through Llama Llama's night routine, while the details whether or not Llama Llama knows how to share. . .
Aug 03, 202210:57
Storytime: I ❀️ DAD by Eric Carle.

Storytime: I ❀️ DAD by Eric Carle.

This cute little book gives just SOME of the reasons why we all love our dads!!!
Jul 24, 202207:29
Storytime: Author's Underwear and Jaha And Jamil Went Down The Hill.

Storytime: Author's Underwear and Jaha And Jamil Went Down The Hill.

Author's Underwear is about Authur and his friends having nightmares about loosing their pants πŸ‘– in public. Jaha And Jamil Went Down The Hill is an African nursery rhyme book.
Jul 16, 202212:45
Storytime: Mothers, with love and My First ABC.

Storytime: Mothers, with love and My First ABC.

This week's episode is a storytime. Book 1: Photos and passages describing moms and their children in different stages of life, doing different things from different parts of the world. Book 2: Taking us through the alphabet, giving objects that start with each letter of the alphabet.
Jun 28, 202212:17
Storytime: Itsy Bitsy Spider by Lamaze, Think Big,Little One/Dream Big,Little One by Vashti Harrison

Storytime: Itsy Bitsy Spider by Lamaze, Think Big,Little One/Dream Big,Little One by Vashti Harrison

Geared towards younger 'littles,' or young at heart. Three sweet, fun and amazing stories all will enjoy!!!
Jun 04, 202211:10
Storytime: The Very Hairy Bear and My Lucky Day.

Storytime: The Very Hairy Bear and My Lucky Day.

Two stories about two animals and two different decisions to make. Each animal's disposition is totally different from the other's.
May 22, 202212:35
Loving Through Heartsongs: The Granny Poem and Children Live What They Learn.

Loving Through Heartsongs: The Granny Poem and Children Live What They Learn.

Two poetry pieces were shared in honor of Mother's Day.
May 06, 202207:25
Storytime: All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold and Suzanne Kaufman.

Storytime: All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold and Suzanne Kaufman.

It's a story about a school/class full of children from different backgrounds, races, economic backgrounds, social and religious backgrounds, nationalities and ethnicities of all kinds, but are made to feel safe, accepted and loved at their school.
Apr 26, 202207:30
Storytime: Under the Ramadan Moon by Sylvia Whitman.

Storytime: Under the Ramadan Moon by Sylvia Whitman.

This story describes Ramadan and some of what it entails.
Apr 10, 202207:53
Storytime: The Story Ends Here!

Storytime: The Story Ends Here!

Little Wolf 🐺 wants to do things HIS way. Including starting this story from the END of the story( if it can make any sense, lol πŸ˜†). So. . . turn this book back-to-front and up-side-down. Little Wolf 🐺 is waiting on YOU to join in on the fun!!!!
Mar 26, 202207:32
Storytime: No English by Jacqueline Jules

Storytime: No English by Jacqueline Jules

This is the story about Blanca Cruz, a little girl who came here with her family from Argentina. She ended up making friends with the girls in her second grade class.
Mar 19, 202212:46
Storytime: One Unusual Day by P. N. Tankersley

Storytime: One Unusual Day by P. N. Tankersley

This adorable story tells the tale of the little town of Ott and it's people, the Dots.
Mar 10, 202209:17
Storytime: Fox in Socks and Go, Dog πŸ•. Go!

Storytime: Fox in Socks and Go, Dog πŸ•. Go!

This episode, we read two fun stories by Dr. Seuss.
Mar 04, 202216:44
Storytime: Dream Big, Little One and Once Upon a Rainy Day.

Storytime: Dream Big, Little One and Once Upon a Rainy Day.

Dream Big. . . tells the story of different and extraordinary African American female role models and Once Upon. . . is the story of a story that starts over day after day the same way. . . EXCEPT when it rainsπŸ˜„πŸ˜„πŸ˜„.
Feb 25, 202216:04
Storytime: Loving Through Heartsongs and Girls Hold Up This World.

Storytime: Loving Through Heartsongs and Girls Hold Up This World.

Two different poetry pieces were read from . . . Heartsongs and Girls. . . offers an encouraging outlook to our girls and this world.
Feb 11, 202213:33
Storytime w/the littles: Think Big, Little One and Home on the Range.

Storytime w/the littles: Think Big, Little One and Home on the Range.

Two fun but different stories read to the littles I was nannying and you!!!
Feb 06, 202226:07
Storytime: Will You Take Care of Me? and Quick as a Cricket 🏏.

Storytime: Will You Take Care of Me? and Quick as a Cricket 🏏.

Will You. . . is a cute little story about a mommy kangaroo and her joey(baby kangaroo). He asks his mommy will she still love him if. . . and she says yes and tells him why. It's mainly a story of constancy and reassurance. Quick. . . it's about a little boy who knows just who he is and he describes himself by different animal qualities.
Jan 29, 202210:44
Storytime: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and Mothers.

Storytime: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and Mothers.

We read two stories today!!! Chicka Chicka. . . was about the letters of the alphabet getting into some mischief, and having fun in the processπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚. Mothers showed us photos of mommies and their children from different parts of the world doing different things and describing what it feels like to be a mommyπŸ’“πŸ’“πŸ’“.
Jan 20, 202220:49
Storytime: I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!!! by Dr. Seuss.

Storytime: I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!!! by Dr. Seuss.

This story tells the tale of what happens if we try to read with our πŸ‘€ shut.
Jan 15, 202207:03
Storytime: First Garden: The White House Garden And How It Grew

Storytime: First Garden: The White House Garden And How It Grew

This week's story details the White House Garden and the transformation it's gone through over the years.
Jan 07, 202220:12
Storytime: Giggle, Giggle, Quack by Doreen Cronin.

Storytime: Giggle, Giggle, Quack by Doreen Cronin.

This story tells of Farmer Brown going on a much needed vacation, leaving his brother, Bob in charge of the farm. Low and behold, Duck was up to his shenanigans, which led to Farmer Brown coming home earlyπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
Dec 31, 202107:16
Storytime: How The Grinch Stole Christmas!!!

Storytime: How The Grinch Stole Christmas!!!

This episode we read the ICONIC story by Dr. Seuss!!!! We see how Whoville prepares for Christmas, along with The Grinch and his dog, Max.
Dec 16, 202114:56
Storytime:Baby Einstein Art.

Storytime:Baby Einstein Art.

This Storytime episode is geared towards our older infants/young toddlers. It's a book of different paintings, asking us to point out, describe and identify people, objects, letters sounds, etc.
Dec 06, 202115:46
Storytime: Angel πŸ‘Ό Coming.

Storytime: Angel πŸ‘Ό Coming.

This is the story detailing a family πŸ‘ͺ that's waiting the arrival of a brand new bundle of joy!!! A new little baby!!! The story is told from the viewpoint of the baby's πŸ‘Ά older sister.
Nov 28, 202108:26
Crafty Crafts!!!!

Crafty Crafts!!!!

This episode talks about arts and crafts and a few benefits to incorporating them into the lives of our little ones!!!
Nov 18, 202107:23
   Storytime: Under the Ramadan Moon πŸŒ™ by Sylvia Whitman.

Storytime: Under the Ramadan Moon πŸŒ™ by Sylvia Whitman.

This story tells us about Raman and what happens during this time.
Sep 13, 202110:45
Storytime: Think Big, Little One by Vashti Harrison.

Storytime: Think Big, Little One by Vashti Harrison.

This sweet book πŸ“– gives our ❀ beats many different positive influences to pattern after. It's fun and informative!!!
Sep 08, 202105:48
Storytime: My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza.

Storytime: My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza.

This is the story about a fox that ended up getting "outfoxed" by a little piglet πŸ– that had a scheme of his very ownπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
Sep 01, 202108:28
Storytime: Roses for Isabella

Storytime: Roses for Isabella

This is an adorable story about a little girl, Isabella, and her parents. Isabella loves to write and her parents work on the rose farm.
Aug 16, 202109:19
Storytime: Dream Big, Little One by Vashti Harrison.

Storytime: Dream Big, Little One by Vashti Harrison.

This is an inspiring story about women that paved the way for generations to come. Fun, lovable and inspiring!!!! Hope you and the littles enjoy!!!
Aug 03, 202104:48
Children and Autism

Children and Autism

This episode we begin to look at and talk about children living with autism. We explore routines, symptoms, solutions, etc. that can be incorporated into everyday life when caring for a child living with autism. I hope this introductory discussion helps to shed a little light and help each of us in our process.
Jul 27, 202105:27
Storytime: Giggle, Giggle, Quack

Storytime: Giggle, Giggle, Quack

This episode is just a quick, cute little storytime. We read about Farmer Brown going on vacation. He called his brother, Bob to care for the animals and farm. While he's on vacation, Duck caused a LITTLE bit of havoc.
Jul 20, 202105:10
Storytime: The Itsy Bitsy Spider and Kingdom Kids Bible:Martha and Mary

Storytime: The Itsy Bitsy Spider and Kingdom Kids Bible:Martha and Mary

This episode, we've had a sweet little storytime. We read two cute stories that I'm positive our ❀ beats will enjoy!!!
Jul 12, 202106:47
July 3, 2021

July 3, 2021

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Jul 03, 202121:58
Storytime: Once Upon a Rainy Day.

Storytime: Once Upon a Rainy Day.

This is a picture book that shows no characters!!! It's about 4 friends that gets away from the Big Bad Wolf.
Jun 27, 202109:11
June lesson plans/activities!!!

June lesson plans/activities!!!

This episode, I shared 3 different themes or lesson plans that could be implemented for the month of June. I also shared how the activities could be implemented, expanded upon and explored!!! The 3 themes for June are: 1)Bubbles, 2)Cooking and 3)Beach. Hope you enjoy and get inspired!!!
Jun 20, 202124:44
   This episode is a simple storytime. Tonight's book is "Angel Coming."

This episode is a simple storytime. Tonight's book is "Angel Coming."

It's a story about a family from long ago that are preparing for the new baby that's coming!!! Everybody is helping getting everything ready before the baby arrives.
Jun 16, 202108:41
Storytime: Rude Giants by Audrey Wood.

Storytime: Rude Giants by Audrey Wood.

This is a story about a butter maid, Beatrix and her best friend, Gerda the cow and their encounter with two rude giants.
Jun 07, 202109:12
Summer Themes for May

Summer Themes for May

In this episode, I've given three different lesson plans and descriptions for some of the different activities. These are really gonna come in handy this summer with the littles!!!!
May 18, 202110:57
Mother's Day Tribute

Mother's Day Tribute

Two pieces of poetry were read from the collection: Loving Through Heartsongs in tribute to Mother's Day!!!
May 09, 202108:52
Defeating Depression With Our Little Ones.

Defeating Depression With Our Little Ones.

In this episode, we're discussing signs/symptoms of depression as well as ways to help our children heal and deal so that they can be better on the other side.
Apr 11, 202110:49
HEALTHY NEW YEAR!!!

HEALTHY NEW YEAR!!!

Simple message thanking listeners and intro for this new year.
Jan 01, 202101:59
Christmas Eve Storytime (How The Grinch Stole Christmas!!!)

Christmas Eve Storytime (How The Grinch Stole Christmas!!!)

This episode celebrates Christmas with one of my favorite Christmas books!!!
Dec 24, 202014:14
Jaha and Jamil Went Down the Hill(Storytime)

Jaha and Jamil Went Down the Hill(Storytime)

In this episode, we read a few African nursery rhymes from the listed book above.
Nov 08, 202007:35
Movie Days/Movie Nights

Movie Days/Movie Nights

This week's episode explores another one of our 'self care' ideas.
Oct 10, 202005:28
Spa Days/Spa Nights and Storytime (Peter Pan-chapter 3)

Spa Days/Spa Nights and Storytime (Peter Pan-chapter 3)

This episode we discuss the self care option Spa Days/Spa Nights. And we also get into chapter 3 of Peter Pan.
Sep 27, 202015:51
Self Care for Mommy and Storytime: Peter Pan (Chapter 2)

Self Care for Mommy and Storytime: Peter Pan (Chapter 2)

This episode explores options to add self care in a 'mommy's' schedule. We also read chapter 2 of our chapter book, Peter Pan.
Sep 12, 202019:47
And. . . WE'RE BACK!!!!

And. . . WE'RE BACK!!!!

This week's episode we're returning after being away for a few weeks. We have storytime, with two books, 1) Arthur's Underwear and 2) Peter Pan(Chapter 1).
Sep 01, 202017:37
Dealing with Depression with Our Children

Dealing with Depression with Our Children

This episode explores depression in children, some of the symptoms, treatment plans and aftercare plans to keep our ❀ beats safe, loved and cared for during these difficult times.
Aug 04, 202006:24
Storytime with Interactive Nanny

Storytime with Interactive Nanny

This week's episode, we read two AWESOME stories: Rapunzel: a groovy fairytale and I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!!!
Jul 28, 202014:49
Nursery Rhymes Never Get Old!!!

Nursery Rhymes Never Get Old!!!

This episode we discussed nursery rhymes and their importance. Also shared ways in which they can be incorporated into learning and everyday life.
Jul 21, 202006:20
Family Engagement and Early Childhood

Family Engagement and Early Childhood

This episode, we're discussing family engagement, what it means and how it affects our little heartbeats.
Jul 15, 202005:35
Storytime w/Interactive Nanny!!!

Storytime w/Interactive Nanny!!!

This evening's episode was dedicated to having storytime!!! We read two cool stories: 1) Amelia's Fantastic Flight and 2)The Cat In The Hat.
Jul 07, 202014:48
Interview w/Kimberlyn Claxton(Nanny Speaks Podcast)

Interview w/Kimberlyn Claxton(Nanny Speaks Podcast)

We discussed everything from length of her career, nanny πŸ‘ͺ, working through the pandemic and SSSSSOOOOO much more!!!
Jul 02, 202029:13
Storytime w/Interactive Nanny

Storytime w/Interactive Nanny

This weeks episode, we read three new, exciting and fun stories specifically chosen for our little ❀ beats!!!! They are: 1) Inside, Outside, Upside Down, 2) Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? and 3) Once Upon a Rainy Day. Mommies and daddies. . . I do hope you and the little ones enjoy the stories!!!!
Jun 16, 202014:25
Interview with Sonja Artina!!!

Interview with Sonja Artina!!!

This is the first interview session on Interactive Nanny's World!!! We discussed different creative arenas, recognizing the gifts of creativity in herself and her daughter, etc.
Jun 10, 202024:50
Inclusion and Children

Inclusion and Children

We're discussing the topic of inclusion in our classrooms, schools, etc. We'll define inclusion, talk about the benefits, is it a good practice?
Jun 03, 202005:36
Storytime w/Interactive Nanny

Storytime w/Interactive Nanny

Today's episode we're having storytime!!! We're reading two books: Go, Dog. Go! and The Goodbye Boat
May 26, 202009:16
Learning Through Play!!!

Learning Through Play!!!

This week's topic we're discussing the aspect of our little ones learning through play and some of what it entails.
May 18, 202005:20
Loving Our Children(LOC)

Loving Our Children(LOC)

This entry explores the topic of loving our children. We discuss ways to express love to our children, the effects of loving our children in a positive manner and ways in which they will return love to us!!!
May 12, 202003:40
Storytime with Interactive Nanny!!!

Storytime with Interactive Nanny!!!

This episode is dedicated to Dr. Seuss!!! Books read: Green Eggs and Ham, Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb and Ten Apples Up On Top!!!
Apr 26, 202012:52
Poetry In Motion!!!

Poetry In Motion!!!

Introduction of poetry, what it is, how it can be used in the 🌎 of childcare. Ways of exposing children to the art of poetry.
Apr 13, 202005:38
Storytime with Interactive Nanny

Storytime with Interactive Nanny

A few minutes of storytime with Interactive Nanny. Stories include: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Girls Hold Up This World and The Very Hairy Bear. Just a change from the normal.
Apr 05, 202010:44
Art Is A Factor!!!

Art Is A Factor!!!

Tonight's discussion talks about art, what it is, how we can incorporate it into the world of our little ones.
Mar 31, 202009:51
Interactive Interlude☺☺☺☺

Interactive Interlude☺☺☺☺

Invitation for mommies,daddies, etc. to subscribe to Interactive Nanny's World!!!
Mar 17, 202008:26
Talkin' With Teens and Tweens.

Talkin' With Teens and Tweens.

This session shares tips on how to communicate with our teens and tweens. Both for adults and children.
Mar 08, 202013:09
Intro to Interactive Nanny's World

Intro to Interactive Nanny's World

This is the introduction of my new podcast Interactive Nanny's World!!!
Mar 02, 202000:60