Topic: Play & Its Importance in Story times for Toddlers and Preschoolers
Join us for a lively discussion of the topic of play, it’s importance and lots of practical “how-tos”.
• Interested in expanding your story times to incorporate play?
• Why in the world should you do that?
• How in the world can you add play into your already packed story time plans?
• What and how are others doing this?
Speaker: Amanda Roberson
Amanda Roberson is the Assistant Branch Manager at the Lexington Park Library in St. Mary’s County, MD. In 2012, Amanda was named a Library Journal “Mover and Shaker” for the creation of Active Learning Centers in her Library. Amanda has presented at ALA, PLA, MLA Conferences and across the country on Active Learning Centers, Play Spaces, Every Child Ready to Read, Managing Behavior and Storytimes.
Speaker followed by Round Table Discussion
Bring handouts or marketing pieces to share. If you do, please bring at least 20 copies.
Everyone is welcome!