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A Joyous Way to Learn with Jim Gill: Music and Reading Play to Promote Readiness, Literacy, and Inclusion in Storytime

Friday, August 25, 2017 (2:00 PM - 5:00 PM) Export to vCalendar
Where:   Bradley Public Library (In Person)
Cost:   Free

Jim Gill shares examples of his books & songs that can be brought back to story time to be shared with children & care providers. He discusses how his music play inspires children to regulate their movements & to make connections between the words they sing & the printed word. Jim shares strategies to create an inclusive environment for special needs. Participants leave with a renewed appreciation for the 5 practices in the Every Child Ready to Read program & benefits of playful story time.

Member Library Group: Kankakee Area Library Association
Event Coordinator: Betty Chapman
Phone: 815.932.6245

Type:   Workshop

This program is made possible through a generous RAILS Networking/Continuing Education Group grant.

Categories: Member Networking Group, Youth/Young Adult/School Services, Joliet Area, Kankakee Area

This event is sponsored by Reaching Across Illinois Library System.

Last day to cancel registrations is: 8/25/2017

Questions? Please contact Karen Goyer.

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