storytimes are a great setting to introduce STEM to young
learners. Saroj will teach you how to connect science and math concepts
to books you’re already using—books loved by the kids at your library.
Some of this
activity has you teaching STEM concepts, but Saroj will also show you
how to ask questions that get children thinking in a STEM mindset.
homework is to bring a written storytime plan and the
books you use (or if you do not do storytimes, please bring 2 books that
preschoolers would enjoy). Saroj will provide the rest!
Ghoting worked on the team that developed Every Child
Ready to Read 1 and was instrumental in implementing the initiative at a
public library pilot site. She has co-authored several books on early
literacy, published by the American Library Association, and she
regularly speaks on early literacy topics at library- and