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Meet Megan Daley
27 April, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Where: Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney
Bookings: Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.
Web link: https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/meet-megan-daley
Development of literacy skills begins at birth and continues throughout childhood and beyond. The aim of this session is to empower parents/carers and educators of 0-10 year olds to take an active role in encouraging literacy development. It is less a talk about the mechanics of reading and more a talk about fostering a lifelong love of reading and language and the vital role of the parent/carer and educators in this.
Award winning teacher librarian, author and blogger Megan Daley answers questions including: how to raise a reader; the importance of reading aloud; reading habits and how to build them into your life; the best books for various age ranges; the early years of school literacy demystified and how you can best support literacy development at home.
Join Megan as she discusses her new book Raising Readers: How to nurture a child’s love of books. Books will be available for purchase on the day, or bring your copy from home for Megan to sign.
To reserve your place, visit Eventbrite or phone the library.