14 July 2010

Language play for babies and toddlers

Dr James 'Jim'  Thomas has twenty years of experience teaching and working to promote early literacy awareness with adults and their little ones. His programs have been developed over the past 12 years while practicing in the Pacific Northwest of the United States where he was a children's librarian and program specialist for this age group.

Join Jim to learn more and experience language play for babies and toddlers in this exciting series of events. Bookings are essential for all sessions and can be made online http://www.library.act.gov.au/ or by phone 62059000.
 
Opening doors to early literacy: Captivating and communicating with one year olds - a practical workshop for parents and caregivers
  • Thursday 5 August from 4.00 pm - 5.15 pm at Gungahlin Library
  • Friday 6 August from 1.00 pm - 2.30 pm at Tuggeranong Library
Itsy Bitsy Babies - language play for parents and their babies (0 - 12 months)
  • Thursday 5 August from 11.00 am - 11.30 am at Gungahlin Library - SESSION BOOKED OUT
  • Friday 6 August from 10.00 am - 10.30 am at Tuggeranong Library
  • Saturday 7 August from 2.00 pm - 2.30 pm at Kippax Library
The Young and the Restless - language play for parents and their one year olds (12 - 24 months)
  • Thursday 5 August from 1.30 pm - 2.30 pm at Gungahlin Library
  • Friday 6 August from 11.00 am - 11.30 am at Tuggeranong Library
  • Friday 6 August from 4.00 pm - 4.30 pm at Tuggeranong Library
  • Saturday 7 August from 11.00 am - 11.30 am at Kippax Library 
Man in the Moon - language play for male caregivers only and their babies
  • Saturday 7 August from 10.00 am - 10.30 am at Kippax Library