Slingerland® Institute for Literacy

Pre-Reading Skills Short Class - Seattle, WA

When: 4/17/2020, 4/18/2020
Where: Hamlin Robinson School, 1701 20th Avenue S., Seattle WA

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Due to ongoing health and safety issues in the region, please note the dates of this class have changed from March 6-7 to April 17-18.

Scheduled over two days, this twelve-and-a-half (12.5) hour class will provide essential tips for pre-school and kindergarten teachers and tutors so that all children can learn.

In this course you will:

- UNDERSTAND - oral language development and its relationship to beginning reading skills

- DEVELOP and implement phonological awareness activities

- TEACH sight, sound, and feel of each letter of the alphabet

- ASSESS progress of beginning readers

You must attend all sessions to satisfactorily complete the class. Session dates are as follows:

This class has 10 hours on-site and includes 2.5 hours of off-site coursework.

Registration opens December 15, 2019.*REGISTER EARLY!! The Best Value Registration Deadline is Friday, Appril 3, 2020. Registration officially closes on Friday, April 10, 2020. *The class may be cancelled due to low enrollment.


Clock Hours– Clock hours will be available through 247Ed. Registration for clock hours occurs after the class ends.

Continuing Education Units–Slingerland Institute is approved for Graduate Level Continuing Education Units (CEUs) through University of San Diego. The cost for the continuing education units are an additional fee. Registration for CEUS must occur ON or BEFORE the first day of the class. [Click here to enroll - online enrollment opens 1/5/2020]

Below is a brief description of the class.

Available Courses

Pre-Reading Skills

Pre-Reading Skills Workshop

Developing oral language, phonological awareness and an introduction to recognizing and writing the alphabet. Twelve and a half hours of class time. Minimum enrollment of ten.

Workshop Content

12.5 classroom hours. This workshop is approved for 1 graduate level extension credit through University of San Diego. Registration for extension credits must happen ON or BEFORE the first day of the workshop. Click here to view the USD enrollment page for the Pre-reading skills workshop.

Cost: $550.00

Slingerland® Institute for Literacy
PO Box 1648, Bellevue, WA 98009 US
Phone: (425) 453-1190
Fax: (425) 635-7762