The Division of Teaching and Learning, Department of ELA Presents:
An Author Visit with Jon Scieszka
Meet award-winning author and illustrator Jon Scieszka, our National Ambassador for Young Peopleâ€™s Literature! Learn how the author of many classroom favorites including The Stinky Cheese Man, Time Warp Trio series, and Trucktown series works tirelessly to engage even the most reluctant readers. Elizabeth Bassford, Director of Elementary Literacy at Pearson will discuss how to harvest the very best of the shared reading experience for language and concept development in the lower grades. Participants will receive one of Scieszkaâ€™s books. For: Teachers of Grades Pre-K to Three When: Wednesday, February 10 Where: Barnes and Noble Bookstore, Broadway and 66 Street Morning Session: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. or Afternoon Session 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Register by Monday, February 8: http://pd.nycoit.org Activity Code 051-10-009-011 for a.m. session Activity Code 051-10-009-012 for p.m. session
For more information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Angela Hargraves (212) 374-5165.
Published on Jan 30, 2010