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  • 2-DAY Pre-K and K-5 Workshop (3 workshops)

    Price: 525.00

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  • 2-DAY Pre-K Readiness & Writing + K-5 Handwriting (2 workshops)

    Price: 395.00

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  • FULL DAY Pre-K Readiness & Writing + Literacy & Math (2 workshops)

    Price: 400.00

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Pre-K Readiness & Writing Workshop

Denver, CO ← Other topics offered
Half day.
3.5 Contact Hours
$265
Fri Sep 20, 2019

Presenter:
Dianna Henn

See workshop location and directions listed below.

The award-winning Get Set for School® Pre-K curriculum uses lively music and playful activities to help young children build a solid foundation for school success.

This upbeat workshop introduces a readiness curriculum full of developmentally appropriate activities that teach children about letters, body awareness, numbers, sequencing, and sharing in a fun, engaging, and informal manner.

The Get Set for School Pre-K Readiness & Writing Workshop is an introductory level class.

Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

AOTA

Pre-K Readiness & Writing Objectives
  • Plan your instruction based on developmental stages for writing readiness and foster important social-emotional skills in a developmentally appropriate way
  • Use hands-on, multisensory activities to teach size, shape, and position concepts for pre-writing and sensory motor skills
  • Use multisensory activities and music to teach pre-writing, sensory motor, and coloring skills, while building habits for letter and number formation and lowercase letter recognition
  • Use My First School Book to help children progress from tracing their letters and numbers to writing their names
Included in Pre-K Readiness & Writing

3.5 Contact Hours

$215 in Free Materials:

  • Transition to Kindergarten Activity Set
  • Readiness & Writing Pre-K Teacher's Guide
  • Roll-A-Dough Letters®
  • Stamp and See Screen®
  • Mat for Wood Pieces
  • Wood Pieces Set for Capital Letters
  • Slate Chalkboard
  • Access to Get Set for School music
  • Virtual PD Hub Membership
  • Canvas Bag
Schedule
8:00 a.m. Registration: Coffee and pastries
8:30 a.m. Get Set for School: The importance of a hands-on multisensory readiness curriculum to prepare children for school success
Pre-K Readiness: Social skills and the developmental stages of writing, hand skills, and crayon grip
Drawing: Mat Man®, shapes, music, and demonstration
Break
Alphabet Knowledge: Hands-on materials, My First School Book, capital and lowercase letter recognition
Colors and Coloring: Crayon skills, developmental progression from scribbling to coloring and drawing
Pre-Writing: Wood Piece Play for capitals, multisensory activities for capitals
Writing: Developmental teaching order, trace capital letters, write names, number skills, and formation
Review and Resources: Review what you have learned, check readiness, additional resources for continued learning
12:00 p.m. Adjourn: Certificate of Attendance for 3.5 Contact Hours
Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

Location & Lodging

Embassy Suites Denver Tech Center North
7525 East Hampden Ave
Denver, CO 80231
303.696.6644
**Learning Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**

Directions

From Denver Int'l Airport: take Pena Boulevard (airport road) south 10 miles to I-70 West to I-225 S. Follow I-225 S to the Yosemite/Tamarac Streets exit (exit 2B), turn right on Yosemite St. Go 1 mile north to Hampden Ave. Turn left on Hampden Ave. Go 1.5 miles to Roslyn Street, turn right on Roslyn Street. Hotel is on right across from Whole Foods Market and behind Chase Bank.

North on I-25: Exit Hampden Avenue (201), turn right, hotel is on left side, one mile.

South on I-25: Exit Hampden Avenue (201), turn left, hotel is on left side, one mile.

South on I-225: Exit I-25 North, see north on I-25.

East on I-70 from Mountains: Exit I-25 South, see south on I-25.

Parking: **Call the workshop venue for more information regarding parking availability and fees**


Policy/Contacts

Register online and provide us with your email address and we will email you a confirmation and receipt when we process your registration. We will then email you workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date. If you do not have access to an email account, we will mail you your receipt and workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date.

We accept school purchase orders via mail and fax. Download Registration Form

If you have any special requests (preferred area, handicap access needs, etc.) please call our office (402.492.2766) to discuss these requests.

While we make every effort to conduct professional learning events on the dates and locations advertised, they are subject to change without prior notice. Learning Without Tears reserves the right to change or cancel a professional learning event due to low enrollment or factors beyond our control. We will attempt to notify registrants to limit customer inconvenience, but we are not liable for any expenses incurred.

Learning Without Tears reserve the right to use all media from this workshop (photos, videos, etc.) in print and online advertising. Please notify us in writing if you do not wish to be included. You must be 18 years or older to attend our professional workshops. Children and infants may not be brought to workshops.

You may cancel up to ten days prior for a $35 cancellation fee.

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Additional Information:
Tel: 402.492.2766
Fax: 402.492.2776
Email a Workshop Coordinator