Title: Storytime Bootcamp!
Presenter: Aubrey White, Phoenix Public Library Librarian I
Date/Time: Thursday, October 19, 11:05 am - 12:05 pm
This presentation will focus on the nuts and bolts of storytime. I'll be covering best practices for storytime and ways to implement them. The learning outcomes for participants will be:
1. Identify the components of storytime and how they relate to early childhood brain development.
2. Identify the 6 early literacy skills our youngest patrons need to work on to get ready to read.
3. Understand the importance of diversity and inclusion in our story selection process.
Aubrey White has worked in libraries for the past 12 years, primarily in youth services and programming. Most recently, he is the Sort team supervisor at the Cholla Branch Library of the Phoenix Public Library District, where he also conducts regular programming and outreach for all ages.
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