Everything You Need to Know About Musical Storytimes (webinar)

Competency: Public Services Competencies

Sub-Category: Children's Services

Are you ready to step up your storytime game and increase
your numbers at storytime?  

Do you have a
passion for music, play an instrument (for better or worse) and sing in your

Do you sing or hum songs all day long and drive your co-workers
crazy by getting songs stuck in their heads? 

If yes, you are ready to start
doing Musical Storytimes!

The connection between music, reading and language is
undeniable and the research to prove it is vast. By incorporating more music
into storytime you will find a greater foundation for presenting literacy skills
in a fun interactive way.

This webinar will give you tips and tools to take your
storytime to a new exciting level. Kids (including babies) and caregivers LOVE
it and you will too.

Attendees will learn how to:

  • Choose
    books and flannels with fundamental rhythmic elements.

  • Ways
    to incorporate instruments into a storytime on multiple levels.

  • Tips
    that help make a Musical Storytime a success.

  • Learn
    about Every Child Ready To Read Six Skills and Five Practices (http://everychildreadytoread.org/)
    and how each work specific to a Musical Storytime.

     SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00

    All Other Libraries: $15.00

    Event Type: 
    Issues and Trends
    Online Course
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:30 to 11:30