An Online Course on Raising a Reader and Storyteller: Nurturing a Lifelong Love for Literature - Book Therapy

Raising a Reader and Storyteller Online Course

  • $40.00

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About the course:

Welcome to the only dedicated online course designed to empower parents, caregivers, and educators with the knowledge and skills to inspire young minds and hearts. If you're eager to be a guiding force in raising children who are not only avid readers but also imaginative storytellers, you've come to the right place.

Across the seven modules of this course, we will embark on a journey to instill a deep and abiding love for literature in the young readers in your life. We'll equip you with the tools to help them acquire critical reading skills, expand their vocabulary, and awaken their creative imagination. Along the way, we'll unveil the art of storytelling, a timeless skill that will shape their future as confident communicators.

But this course goes beyond reading and storytelling. We delve into the enchanting realm of children's bibliotherapy, where the magic of books becomes a powerful therapeutic tool. Learn how literature can positively impact children's mental well-being and help them navigate life's challenges with resilience and understanding.

Join us in this transformative journey as we explore the art of nurturing lifelong readers and storytellers. Whether you're a parent, guardian, or educator, you'll leave this course equipped with the knowledge and confidence to inspire a new generation of book lovers and imaginative thinkers. Let's embark on this educational adventure together, and watch young minds flourish as they discover the wonders of literature and storytelling.

You'll receive a Book Therapy certificate upon completion of the course. You'll also get lifetime access to the online course.

Course Duration: 3 hours

Who is the course for?

- Parents, guardians and caregivers.

- Mental health professionals who work with children.

- Teachers, librarians and social health workers

The course covers:

1. Tools and Techniques for Nurturing Young Readers

2. From Toddler to Confident Bookworm and the Importance of the Caregivers

3. The Power of Words: Developing Vocabulary in Young Readers.

4. Storytelling Secrets: Building Narratives and Fostering Imagination"

5. Unlocking Imagination: Inspiring Young Minds through Reading"

6. Bibliotherapy for Kids: Promoting Mental Well-being through Reading"

7. Guiding Readers: Identifying the Right Books for Each Developmental Stage

8. 100+ reading recommendations for children. 


At the end of the course, you'll learn:

By the end of this course, participants will have gained the following knowledge and skills:

1. Empower Young Readers: You will be equipped with strategies to inspire a love for reading in children of all ages, from toddlers to established readers.

2. Enhance Parent-Child Relationships: You'll understand the profound impact of parent-child interactions during reading and how it can strengthen family bonds.

3. Vocabulary Development: You will know how to encourage vocabulary growth in young readers, aiding in their communication and comprehension skills.

4. Storytelling Mastery: You'll learn how to construct compelling narratives and guide children in becoming skilled storytellers.

5. Stimulate Imagination: You'll grasp the importance of nurturing imagination and creativity through literature and playful exploration.

6. Words for Well-being: You will understand how children's bibliotherapy works, and  specifically how to use children's literature as a tool to promote mental well-being and emotional growth.

7. Matching Books to Developmental Stages: You'll be able to identify appropriate reading materials for children at different stages of their development, ensuring they stay engaged and inspired throughout their reading journey.

By the end of this course, you will be well-prepared to create an enriching reading and storytelling environment for your child, fostering a lifelong love for literature and personal growth. and help young readers discover the life-changing magic of literature. You'll also receive a Book Therapy Certificate of Achievement (which you can showcase on your LinkedIn profile, CV or resumé, and/or share it with friends or employers).

Upon purchase, a course link will be sent to your email address.  If this is a gift, a course link will be sent to the gift recipient.