How to Recognize and Reduce Challenges to Children's Comprehension of Books

Apr 3 2013 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Kennedy Krieger Institute
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Creamer Building
Third Floor, Large Conference Room
Baltimore, MD 21211

ABOUT THE EVENT:

Objectives: 

1. To identify the visual, language, social, and narrative complexities that are present in many children's books and that present challenges to children's ability to learn through book sharing activities 

2.  To describe strategies that parents and teachers can use during book sharing that enhance children's engagement and learning 

Presenter:  Rebecca Landa, PhD, CCC-SLP

Director, Center for Autism and Related Disorders; Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

This is a FREE training for parents, family members, and professionals. Registration is required.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

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