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Workshop: Baby Sensory Play!
March 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFree – $10.00
Join us at the Mid York Library System Office to learn more about Baby Sensory Play with Jennifer Preisser.
Engage your littlest patrons with a program that incorporates the Early Literacy Skill of play. Play is an important part of child development, specifically early literacy. This program will provide participants with instructions on how to implement a sensory program on any budget. Participants will know how to turn a dollar store pool noodle into several early literacy activities, as well as hands-on sensory stations will be explored.
Goals & Learning Outcomes:
The goal of this program is to educate participants on the importance of play as an early literacy skill and will include hands-on learning through a variety of sensory play stations. Attendees will leave with the knowledge on how to replicate a similar program on any size budget as well as how to turn a basic dollar store pool noodle into several simply sensory activites for baby. Participants will also make a sensory play item to take with them!
Jennifer Preisser is a children’s librarians at the Greece Public Library in Rochester, NY. Her specialty is programming for babies and toddlers. She is passionate about Play and literacy and enjoys trying new program ideas. Baby Sensory Play was developed to encourage the Early Literacy skill of Play for our littlest patrons! Inspiring Sensory Play was presented at the 2018 ALSC conference in Cincinnati, Ohio.