Rock, Rhyme, and Read!

Clap your hands, stomp your feet, and catch the reading beat! Dr. Jean will show you how to develop language skills through songs, music, poems, movement, talking, and reading to children. Highlights will include:

          • applications from reading research
          • practical ways to implement predictors of reading success
          • songs and chants to develop phonemic awareness
          • activities to extend nursery rhymes and traditional tunes
          • learning letters through movement and music
          • simple, easy, inexpensive materials you can make
          • family literacy projects