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Monday, December 9 • 12:00pm - 1:15pm
PICTURE BOOK AUTHOR'S LUNCHEON: The Words That Make Us Human: Story as a Pathway to Literacy

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Literacy is critical for success in the work force, in personal communication, and as a tool for life-long learning.

However, children who come from a culture where the written word is low on the hierarchy of needs - and ancillary to their daily lives - may show little interest in reading.

How to reach them? Where to begin the process? The answer, says award-winning author and story coach, Carmen Deedy, always begins with story.


Monday December 9, 2019 12:00pm - 1:15pm CST
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