The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child
About the Course
This course will be a book study of Donalyn Miller’s book The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child. Participants will discuss and make plans of implementation to engage a classroom of readers. Participants will also walk away with easily-applicable resources to use and/ or modify in their classroom. This book will inspire you to find the reader in all your students!
- The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child by Donalyn Miller
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
- Identify ways to motivate all readers.
- Establish ways to promote authentic reading.
- Identify ways to modify concepts for your classroom.
- Create a plan for implementation of concepts in your classroom.
Jeremiah Moore is a second grade teacher at Platte Valley Elementary who teaches students in language arts, mathematics, science and social studies. Jeremiah has been in the classroom for seven years and has come to realize that all educators have something to offer each other. Jeremiah knows well-developed professional development is something that is evidence-based and easily applicable in the classroom. Jeremiah knows education is the foundation of society, and the job of educators is to influence generations. Jeremiah has presented at the Colorado Council of the International Reading Association (CCIRA) Conference for two years on developing and sustaining an affective reading workshop model.
Jeremiah holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (Elementary Teaching) and a Master of Arts Degree in Literacy, both from the University of Northern Colorado.