1,000 Books Before Kindergarten: Early Literacy DIY
October 21, 2015
Looking for ways to extend early literacy learning from your storytimes into the homes of the families in your community? The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten initiative is a great way to help families prepare their preschoolers for later reading success. In this webinar, we’ll learn about the origins and the benefits of the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and how to start a program at your library. You’ll also find readily available resources to make preparation a snap and ideas for funding sources to make the program a reality in your community.
- The history, purpose and benefits of 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten programs
- The issues and outcomes in developing a program
- Easy methods for setting up and funding a program at your library
- Key resources to assist in program development and planning