2-DAY Pre-K and K-5 Workshop (3 workshops)
Attend additional workshops on the same weekend and save $285.00
FULL DAY Pre-K Readiness & Writing + Literacy & Math (2 workshops)
Attend additional workshops on the same weekend and save $135.00
The award-winning Get Set for School® Pre-K curriculum uses lively music and playful activities to teach number concepts, geometry, sequencing, phonological awareness, vocabulary, and concepts about print.
Our dynamic Pre-K Literacy & Math Workshop introduces developmentally appropriate activities that are sure to energize your classroom. Discover how our tools and strategies can help you transform potentially complex concepts so they are relevant and enticing for young learners.
The Get Set for School Pre-K Literacy & Math Workshop is an introductory level class.
- Demonstrate developmentally appropriate activities for early number, shape, pattern, and math awareness
- Demonstrate developmentally appropriate activities for beginning sound, language, letter, word, and literacy skills
- Recognize ways to incorporate multisensory, hands-on materials, Discovery Play, and explicit child-friendly teaching in the Pre-K environment
- Locate implementation strategies for differentiated instruction, including adaptations for English language learners and advanced learners
- Identify how sensory motor and social-emotional activities are embedded within our math and literacy programs
- Language & Literacy Pre-K Teacher's Guide
- Numbers & Math Pre-K Teacher's Guide
- Sing, Sound, & Count With Me CD
- A-B-C Touch & Flip® Cards
- 1-2-3 Touch & Flip® Cards
- I Know My Numbers
- My Book
- Get Set for School tote
|1:30 p.m.||Pre-K Discovery: The importance of self-directed discovery and explicit instruction and how they apply to playful learning|
|Developmental Scope and Sequence of Pre-K Math and Literacy: Developmental way of teaching to address different learning styles|
|Pre-K Number and Math Skills: Multisensory activities and materials to teach children number concepts, geometry, patterns/algebra, numbers and operations, data representation, problem solving, and measurement|
|Break: Snack and beverage served|
|Pre-K Language and Literacy Skills: Multisensory activities and materials that teach children alphabet knowledge, phonological awareness, comprehension, writing, and concepts about print|
|Apply What You've Learned: How to implement materials and strategies in your Pre-K environment|
|5:00 p.m.||Adjourn: Certificate of Attendance for 3.5 Contact Hours|
Location & LodgingDoubletree Detroit
5801 Southfield Expressway
Detroit, MI 48228
**Handwriting Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**
DirectionsFrom the West (I-94): I-94 East to M-39 North (Southfield Freeway) to Ford Rd. (Exit 7) West. Once on Ford Rd. West, at 2nd light turn right.
From the West (I-96): I-96 East to M-39 South (Southfield Freeway) to Ford Rd. (Exit 7) West. Once on Ford Rd. West, at 1st light turn right.
From the East (I-94): I-94 West to M-39 North (Southfield Freeway) to Ford Rd. (Exit 7) West. Once on Ford Rd. West, at 2nd light turn right.
From the South (I-75): I-75 North to M-39 North (Southfield Freeway) to Ford Rd. (Exit 7) West. Once on Ford Rd. West, at 2nd light turn right.
From the South (US-24): US-24 (Telegraph Rd) to Ford Rd. East (Right Turn) and travel . 3 mi., turn left just before Southfield Freeway entrance.
From the North (I-75): I-75 South to I-696 West to M-39 South (Southfield Freeway) to Ford Rd. (Exit 7) West. Once on Ford Rd. West, at 2nd light turn right.
Parking: Call the workshop venue for more information regarding parking availability and fees.
Register online and provide us with your email address and we will email you a confirmation and receipt when we process your registration. We will then email you workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date. If you do not have access to an email account, we will mail you your receipt and workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date.
We accept school purchase orders via mail and fax. Download Registration Form
If you have any special requests (preferred area, handicap access needs, etc.) please call our office (402.492.2766) to discuss these requests.
Get Set for School and Handwriting Without Tears reserves the right to cancel or change a class at any time, including but not limited to, lack of participation or trainer availability. Registrants will not be charged for the course.
Get Set for School and Handwriting Without Tears reserve the right to use all media from this workshop (photos, videos, etc.) in print and online advertising. Please notify us in writing if you do not wish to be included. You must be 18 years or older to attend our professional workshops. Children and infants may not be brought to workshops.
You may cancel up to ten days prior for a $35 cancellation fee.
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