Monday, May 16, 2011

Upcoming Ivymount Workshops

Ivymount School will offer two workshops this May on social language and kindergarten readiness. Both of them will be held at Ivymount School (11614 Seven Locks Road) in Rockville.

May 19, 6:30-9:30 p.m.—Developing Social Language Skills in a Multi-Cultural Classroom: Participants will learn ages and stage of bilingual language development, specific strategies to increase communication in bilingual children, strategies to support socialization and play for the bilingual learner, and more. The cost for the seminar is $60. Register online.

May 25, 7-9 p.m.—Gearing Up for Kindergarten: This workshop is for parents who have preschoolers who may have another year of preschool or are looking to start kindergarten in September. This workshop will provide concrete, hands-on strategies to develop pre-handwriting skills, social interaction skills, and language and listening skills. The cost is $25 per person or $40 per couple. Register online.