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The Practical Guide For Reading Aloud To Children During Their First Five Years

Workshops

...for ALL caring adults who read aloud to children from infancy through their preschool years

Our early literacy workshop is designed for:

Parents and grandparents, daycare providers, preschool staff, early childhood professionals, volunteers in literacy programs, and librarians.

Workshop goal:

To help you raise reading-ready children who love books and learning by demonstrating how to use parenting strategies and reading strategies to read aloud effectively to young children.

The interactive workshop agenda includes:

  • Research on the importance of reading aloud to infants, toddlers, and preschoolers
  • Information about early literacy concepts and skills
  • Parenting strategies to use that foster children’s self-esteem
  • Reading strategies to use to introduce early literacy concepts and skills
  • Criteria for selecting good children’s picture books
  • Recommended books to read aloud to young children

Recent Workshops:

  • Connecticut
    • Cromwell
      • Connecticut Association for the Education of Young Children Conference (CTAEYC)
    • New Haven
      • New Haven Public Library
  • Massachusetts
    • Acton
      • Acton Memorial Library
    • Arlington
      • Sudanese Education Fund
    • Attleboro
      • Attleboro Public Library
    • Bedford
      • Bedford Family Connection (BFC)
      • Bedford Public Library
    • Belchertown
      • Belchertown Public Library
    • Billerica
      • Family Child Care Association (FCCA)
    • Boston
      • Children’s Trust Fund of Massachusetts (CTF)
      • Boston Association for the Education of Young Children (BAEYC)
    • Bridgewater
      • Bridgewater Public Library
    • Brookline
      • Harvard University Work Family Program
    • Concord
      • Center for Parents and Teachers
      • Concord Fesitival of Authors
    • Dedham
      • Curran Early Childhood Center
    • Fall River
      • Words, Inc.
    • Framingham
      • Metro West YMCA
    • Hanscom AFB
      • Airman and Family Readiness Center
    • Holyoke
      • Holyoke Public Schools, Holyoke
    • Lexington
      • Cary Memorial Library
      • LexFun
      • Lexington Community Education
    • Lincoln
      • Lincoln Country Day School
      • Lincoln Public Library
    • Malden
      • Malden Early Learning Center
    • Marlboro
      • “A View from All Sides,” sponsored by Children’s Trust Fund of Massachusetts (CTF), Massachusetts Dept of Early Education and Care, and Wheelock College
      • Marlboro Public Library
    • Mattapoisett
      • Mattapoisett Free Public Library
    • Medfield
      • Medfield Public Library
    • Medford
      • Medford Public Library
    • Middleton
      • Flint Public Library
    • Millbury
      • Central Mass. Reading Council (CMRC)
    • Milford
      • Creative Community Childcare
    • Milton
      • Milton Public Library
    • Natick
      • Natick Early Childhood Professionals Association (NECPA)
      • NECN/Goddard School
    • Needham
      • Needham Public Schools
      • Isis Maternity
    • Newton
      • Newton Public Library
    • Norfolk
      • Norfolk Public Library
    • Norwood
      • Balch School and Willett School Early Childhood Center
    • Pittsfield
      • Pittsfield Public Schools
    • Sharon
      • Sharon Public Library
    • Shrewsbury
      • Shrewsbury Public Library, co-sponsored with YMCA of Central Mass
    • Springfield
      • Preschool Enrichment Team (PET) Annual Early Childhood Conference
      • Children’s Trust Fund of Massachusetts (CTF)
    • Sutton
      • Beginning Years Family Network
    • Swampscott
      • Swampscott Public Library
    • Wareham
      • Wareham Public Library
    • Wellesley
      • Wellesley Booksmith
      • Wellesley Public Library
    • Westboro
      • Tatnuck Booksellers
    • Westwood
      • 20th LEAP Into Early Childhood Conference  
    • West Roxbury
      • YMCA of Greater Boston (West Roxbury Family Branch)
    • Woburn
      • World of Wonder Preschool
      • Country Club Learning Center
  • Michigan
    • Flint
      • Flint Public Library - "Ready to Read With Rotary 2012," sponsored by Flint & Genesee County Rotary Clubs, District 6330, Area 7
  • New Hampshire
    • Portsmouth
      • ABC Quest for Quality Conference
  • New York
    • New York
      • 9th Annual "Young Child Expo & Conference," co-sponsored by Fordham University's Graduate School of Education Los Niños Services
  • Rhode Island
    • Providence
      • Providence Public Library
    • Smithfield
      • Rhode Island Association for the Education of Young Children Conference (RIAEYC)

Contact Us:

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