Together we will explore strategies for creating rich, engaging, and interactive Read-A-Loud experiences in your classroom that will foster imagination and creativity, exercise the brain, develop language skills and set the children up for success. Hands-on activities will accompany the stories to extend the learning and story “treasures” will enhance a memory and a love of reading.
Chris Smith is the Director of Early Childhood for Enid Public Schools in Enid, Oklahoma, a teacher, administrator, university professor, and national workshop presenter with over 45 years of experience. Her experiences and passion for educating young children, has led her across the country providing early childhood trainings that excite, inspire, and challenge her audiences. She combines current brain research and “best practice” strategies to create engaging and innovative learning opportunities for teachers and children.