Current Course Schedule

Sounds in Motion: Development of Auditory Perception & Early Lit Skills Thru Use of Body Movement

This workshop is designed to teach educators a unique, engaging, and effective program that helps early learners in both regular and special education classes to acquire phonemic awareness, listening, early literacy, vocabulary, and articulation skills through the use of body movements. The program has been shown to be beneficial to children who are English Language Learners, and students in schools who qualify for Title 1. Attendees will learn body movements for 40 phonemes along with techniques for teaching developmental listening and language skills in both virtual and classroom settings. This workshop meets online eastern time.
  • Focus On
    Preschool - 1st Grade
  • Category
    Childhood / Elementary School, Early Childhood, Online
  • Registration Options and Cost
    $195 Course Fee$80 Materials fee

Sections

Spring 2021

  • Section 01: February 27, March 6
    • Holly Thomas
      Holly Thomas
      Holly Thomas, M.S., CCC-SLP is the Head of Speech-Language Pathology at The Gillen Brewer School, New York, NY. She is a Hanen certified therapist who has led numerous parent training workshops in the New York City area. In the past five years, Holly has presented Sounds In Motion workshops for teachers and speech-language pathologists for the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), the United Federation of Teachers, Everyone Reading and the Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA). She holds a B.S. degree from Northwestern University’s School of Speech and an M.S. degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Teachers College, Columbia University.