BOOKS AS GIFTS: How to Choose Titles Children Will Love
Instead of going back again and again to the same old favorites, learn how to choose current children’s literature that will leave kids wishing more people gave them books gifts. You will leave the session with the tools to make your own choices as well as with lists of titles appropriate for a variety of ages.
March 21st from 7:30pm-9pm at Morristown High School in Morristown, NJ.
BEYOND GOOD NIGHT MOON: An Adventure through New Children’s Literature
March 28th from 7pm-9pm at Benjamin Franklin Middle School in Ridgewood, NJ
PARENTS AS TEACHERS: Teaching Your Child to Love Reading
Parents play a huge role in teaching their children to read and to love reading. This program will provide parents with information to help their children develop reading skills based on the child’s individual stage of literacy. Participants will also learn how to select educationally appropriate children’s literature for the young ones in their lives. Participants will receive a list of appropriate books for children ages preschool through fifth grade.
April 18th from 7pm to 8:30pm at Morristown High School in Morristown, NJ.
To register visit www.mdscommunityschool.org or call 973-292-2063.
HOW TO CHOSE & USE THE BEST CHILDREN’S BOOKS OF 2011
Thousands of excellent children’s books are published each year. As a parent or teacher, it can be hard to know what books will propel your child forward in their love of reading. In this course, you will learn what types of books are perfect for your child right now and which recently released titles will become your child’s new found favorite. In addition, you will learn how to choose these books on your own and how to use them to facilitate playful learning. Each participant will receive a list of fabulous books (for infants through elementary school aged readers) published in 2011.
April 25th from 7:30-9:00pm at Benjamin Franklin Middle School in Ridgewood, NJ