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

    Price: 525.00

    Attend additional workshops on the same weekend and save $310.00

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

    Price: 360.00

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Pre-K Literacy & Math Workshop

Pittsburgh, PA ← Other topics offered
Half day.
3.5 Contact Hours
$215 Early Bird**30+ days in advance
Regular: $250
Fri Apr 5, 2019

 

Presenter:
Amy Prechel, OTR

See workshop location and directions listed below.

The award-winning Get Set for School® Pre-K curriculum uses lively music and playful activities to teach number concepts, geometry, sequencing, phonological awareness, vocabulary, and concepts about print.

Our dynamic Pre-K Literacy & Math Workshop introduces developmentally appropriate activities that are sure to energize your classroom. Discover how our tools and strategies can help you transform potentially complex concepts so they are relevant and enticing for young learners.

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

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

Pre-K Literacy & Math Objectives
  • Implement effective, hands-on strategies that build early literacy and math concepts
  • Bring language to life for children through proven developmentally appropriate activities
  • Demonstrate developmentally appropriate activities for early number, shape, pattern, and math awareness
  • Make language and math concepts fun and meaningful as you teach early math and language standards
Included in Pre-K Literacy & Math

3.5 Contact Hours

$110 in Free Materials:

  • Language & Literacy Pre-K Teacher's Guide
  • Numbers & Math Pre-K Teacher's Guide
  • A-B-C Touch & Flip® Cards
  • 1-2-3 Touch & Flip® Cards
  • My Book
  • I Know My Numbers
  • Access to Get Set for School music resources
  • Get Set for School tote
Schedule
1:00 p.m. Registration
1:30 p.m. Pre-K Discovery: The importance of self-directed discovery and explicit instruction and how they apply to playful learning
Developmental Scope and Sequence of Pre-K Math and Literacy: Developmental way of teaching to address different learning styles
Pre-K Number and Math Skills: Multisensory activities and materials to teach children number concepts, geometry, patterns/algebra, numbers and operations, data representation, problem solving, and measurement
Break: Snack and beverage served
Pre-K Language and Literacy Skills: Multisensory activities and materials that teach children alphabet knowledge, phonological awareness, comprehension, writing, and concepts about print
Check Readiness
Apply What You've Learned: How to implement materials and strategies in your Pre-K environment
5:00 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

Doubletree Pittsburgh Downtown
One Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412.281.5800
**Learning Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**

Directions

From the North: From the Pennsylvania Turnpike, take exit 28 Rt. 19/I-79 South approximately 3 miles to I-279 South (Pittsburgh). Follow I-279 South for approximately 11 miles. Follow signs for Veterans Bridge I-579 South (Exit 2A). Follow sign for Downtown Exits; Sixth Avenue and Seventh Avenue. Once on the exit ramp, follow sign for PPG Paints Arena. Once at the end of the PPG Paints Arena exit ramp, the hotel will be in front of you. Continue straight through first traffic light onto Chatham Square (the EXIT to the parking garage of the hotel will be on your right) continue to the stop sign and make a right onto Centre Ave. If you would like to park your car in our garage, make a right into the garage ENTRANCE on Centre Avenue. If you would prefer to check in prior to parking your car, follow Centre Avenue to the first traffic light and make a right onto 6th Avenue, then make your next right onto Bigelow Blvd. The main entrance to our hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, PA will be on your right.

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.

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