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Literacy Parent Education Event - Book Conversation: Raising Lifelong Readers

Tuesday, November 8
9:00-10:00 a.m.
Marin Horizon Library

Join us for our next literacy parent education event, led by our Kindergarten Teacher and Literacy Specialist, Moriah Geller: a book conversation and Q&A session anchored in Daniel Willingham’s Raising Kids Who Read. This event is relevant for parents of toddlers through middle schoolers.

At this event, you will:
  • Explore the elements of decoding, comprehension, and motivation from a cognitive psychology lens in infants through adolescents
  • Gain perspective about the literacy learning that takes place at each developmental stage and learn about tips for supporting skill development at home
  • Learn about practical, research-based, and developmentally-appropriate ways to establish a love of reading among children from birth through adolescence 
Event details:
  • While reading the book in advance of the event is encouraged, please join us even if you have not finished (or started!) the book.
  • If the cost of the book is a barrier to participating, please let us know and we will provide your family with a copy.
Non-discrimination policy: We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, gender identification, disability or other category protected by law.