StoryBook Yoga integrates shared book reading with yoga to nurture children’s development across domains (i.e., language, literacy, cognition, social, emotional, physical). Research-based support will be provided and a modified StoryBook Yoga lesson will be demonstrated.
Course created on April 9, 2015
- After this course, participants will be able to define shared book reading and list 3 techniques.
- After this course, participants will be able to define yoga and list 2 reasons each for why it is good for a childs body, brain, and well-being.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to plan and implement a storybook yoga session.
|5-15 Minutes||All about shared book reading|
|15-35 Minutes||All about yoga|
|35-55 Minutes||Storybook yoga experience|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion; Q&A|
Susan Hendler Lederer, PhD, CCC-SLP
Susan Hendler Lederer, PhD, is an associate professor in the department of communication sciences and disorders at Adelphi University and a practicing speech-language pathologist for over 30 years. She is also a certified children’s yoga instructor.
Since 1998, Dr. Lederer and her colleagues/students have been implementing and researching programs for young children with language and literacy delays. Descriptions and efficacy of these programs have been published in peer-reviewed journals and presented nationally.
Dr. Lederer is the author of three award-winning children’s books, I Can Say That, I Can Do That, and I Can Play That and the music cd, Storybook Yoga.
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