LEAP (Literacy Enrichment at Preschool)

 LEAP!

“Literacy Enrichment At Preschool”

Your preschooler is invited to join us as we learn about a new Author each month. We’ll read, sing and rhyme together as we discover a variety of stories that are sure to inspire continued reading beyond our classroom walls! This enrichment class will reinforce reading readiness skills, pre-writing skills and early mathematical concepts that will ignite your child’s love of learning! Wednesday’s @ CLEC 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Students ages 3-6 that are independently toilet trained.

September: Eric Litwin stories

This month we’ll meet Pete, the groovy blue cat that likes movin’ and groovin’. We’ll sing along with his stories and allow positive messages to remind us to keep our cool, no matter what.

September 5,12,19,26  $80/4 sessions

October: Eric Carle stories

We’ll introduce preschoolers to the classic stories and illustrations of Eric Carle and connect his literature to our lives in ways that are meaningful and fun!

October 3,10,17,24, 31      $100/5 sessions

November: David Shannon stories

All kids can relate to David Shannon’s famous character, David, who is often making silly choices that get him into trouble! We’ll explore a variety of Shannon’s literature that children will want to read again and again!

November 7,14,28  $60/3 sessions

December: Mo Willems stories

This award-winning author has written the familiar Don’t Let the Pigeon series, and relatable Knuffle Bunny stories that will allow readers to laugh, learn and be inspired to retell stories beyond our classroom setting.

December 5, 12, 19    $60/3 sessions

January: Todd Parr stories

Todd Parr is both an author and illustrator. He’s written over 30 stories, each of which is illustrated with simple, bold and colorful pictures that kids enjoy and connect to. His books contain simple, yet powerful messages that focus on the themes of accepting others and believing in themselves.

January 2,9,16,23,39     5 sessions/$100

February: Kevin Henkes stories

The stories and illustrations of Kevin Henkes are beautifully written and illustrated in such a way that they captivate readers! We’ll learn how to connect literature to our personal lives in meaningful ways.

February 6,13,20,27      4 sessions/$80

March: Karen Beaumont stories

Karen Beaumont's books are full of fun and inspiring messages that are sure to bring out the very best in all of us. Her bouncy rhymes will keep children more than entertained from beginning to end!

March 2, 13, 20   3 sessions/$60

April: Laura Numeroff stories

In the “If You Give A…” series of books, we will learn about cause and effect, sequencing, predicting and a variety of additional literacy skills that little learners will want to use at home during reading time!

April 3,10,17,24    4 sessions/$80

May: Nancy Carlson stories

Join us as we explore Minnesota native Nancy Carlson! Her brightly colored illustrations and recurring characters, like Louanne pig, Henry the mouse, Harriet the dog and George the rabbit, are sentimental favorites.

May 1,8,15,22    4 sessions/$80

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