Early Literacy 101: A Ohio Ready to Read Workshop

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Event Details

Early Literacy 101, an Ohio Ready to Read workshop on the basics of early literacy, emphasizes hands-on activities and easy-to-implement takeaways for story times and public service.

Participants will learn how brain development impacts how young children learn, and will explore effective, research-based early literacy resources and activities.


The workshop covers the Six Early Literacy Skills presented in the PLA/ALSC Every Child Ready to Read® 1st edition, and the Five Early Literacy Practices presented in the 2nd edition, along with other early literacy concepts and tools. 

The instructors will help attendees get ready to offer early literacy story times, to share early literacy concepts with families, and to build library and community support.

Location: Main Library: Chillicothe and Ross County Library 140 S. Paint St.

            Chillicothe, OH 45601

Time: 9:00 am  to 4:00 pm  One hour break for lunch on your own.

Cost: $0.00,,,no cost...nothing..zilch...zero...gratis...Free

Event Type(s): Issues and Trends, Youth Services
Presenter: Carolyn Burrier, Akron/Summit County Library, Janet Ingraham Dwyer, State Library of Ohio
Luke Bentley
(740) 384-2103

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