All workshops listed below are for anyone who works with children younger than six. Each workshop can be presented in hour-long, half-day (three hours) or full-day (six hours) sessions. In addition, these presentations are available in a Make-and-Take format.
Words for Wee Ones
This workshop is an introduction to the best of language learning techniques for the pre-school child. Come and find ways to encourage and support infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers as they venture into the world of verbal communication.
Believe in Books
This workshop offers a wide variety of ways to connect children with good children’s literature. This in-service will provide adults with new ideas and new books that are specifically designed for the pre-school child.
A, B, C [Activities, Books and Children]
“The End” of the book does not have to mean the end of the fun or the learning. This workshop centers on the activities and learning fun books can lead to. Enjoy the fun yourself and then share it with your students because books aren’t just for reading anymore.
Simply Sensational Stories and Stuff
A workshop created for the adult who wants to go beyond the ordinary to the extraordinary. This session is designed to give you and your children a great beginning.
B.A.S.I.C. + (Books, Activities, Stories in Classrooms)
When you are ready to put down the book and pick up the story, let the richness of children's literature ignite enthusiasm in your children.
Fall Into Holidays
Let the celebrating begin as you usher in seasonal holidays. Celebrate Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas with books, stories and more.
Storytime resounds with the sound of music when books are based on childhood songs and chants. Experience an assortment of stories, rhymes, and music to excite and engage the youngest child.
Find new ways to share old and new stories about farm animals while introducing children to the joy of books. Pick up a bushel and a peck of books about barnyard animals.
Frog Fun for Everyone
Leap into literacy with frog fun. Everyone will croak "Readit! Readit!" again and again as you share a wealth of books and more.