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Story Hour Boot Camp

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 9:00am
In honor of Universal Pre-K for New York City, Bank Street Bookstore is offering Story Hour Boot Camp, a series of training workshops in children’s read-aloud literature and performance, taught by award-winning children’s bookseller-performer Andrew Laties, and the storytellers at Bank Street Bookstore’s famed Daily Story Hour.

Boot campers will:

• Learn performance tips and techniques for working with young children
• Explore read-aloud-friendly picture books and identify those that fit well within their performance style
• Have the chance to put their skills into action by reading a story at one of our story hours
• Get feedback about their performance from the teacher and class members

Pre-K teachers, librarians and parents alike are invited to register in advance for any and all of these dynamic workshops, to be held Monday, June 23 through Friday June 27, 2014, from 9 am to 12 pm.

The workshops will cost $25 per session. Class size is limited to seven students. Refreshments will be served.
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$7.99
ISBN: 9780064431439
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062203090
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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Story Hour Boot Camp

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 9:00am
In honor of Universal Pre-K for New York City, Bank Street Bookstore is offering Story Hour Boot Camp, a series of training workshops in children’s read-aloud literature and performance, taught by award-winning children’s bookseller-performer Andrew Laties, and the storytellers at Bank Street Bookstore’s famed Daily Story Hour.

Boot campers will:

• Learn performance tips and techniques for working with young children
• Explore read-aloud-friendly picture books and identify those that fit well within their performance style
• Have the chance to put their skills into action by reading a story at one of our story hours
• Get feedback about their performance from the teacher and class members

Pre-K teachers, librarians and parents alike are invited to register in advance for any and all of these dynamic workshops, to be held Monday, June 23 through Friday June 27, 2014, from 9 am to 12 pm.

The workshops will cost $25 per session. Class size is limited to seven students. Refreshments will be served.
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$5.99
ISBN: 9780671449018
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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By Jules Feiffer, Jules Feiffer (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062051851
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Story Hour Boot Camp

Event date: 
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 9:00am

In honor of Universal Pre-K for New York City, Bank Street Bookstore is offering Story Hour Boot Camp, a series of training workshops in children’s read-aloud literature and performance, taught by award-winning children’s bookseller-performer Andrew Laties, and the storytellers at Bank Street Bookstore’s famed Daily Story Hour.

Boot campers will:

  • Learn performance tips and techniques for working with young children
  • Explore read-aloud-friendly picture books and identify those that fit well within their performance style
  • Have the chance to put their skills into action by reading a story at one of our story hours
  • Get feedback about their performance from the teacher and class members

Pre-K teachers, librarians and parents alike are invited to register in advance for any and all of these dynamic workshops, to be held Monday, June 23 through Friday June 27, 2014, from 9 am to 12 pm.

The workshops will cost $25 per session, and $100 for all five. Class size is limited to seven students. Refreshments will be served.

Want to attend but short of funds? Schloarships are available.

Call 212-678-1654 to register.

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By James Dean, James Dean (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062198730
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins Publishers - February 18th, 2014

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By Margaret Brown, Clement Hurd (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780694003617
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