Portable Go Reader audio devices are ready to use when they arrive at your school or library with 10 preloaded sing-along songs.
What is Happy Reading, Happy Learning?
A supplemental program for PreK and Kindergarten
When in the day would a teacher use this program?
During circle time and calendar activities
How is Happy Reading, Happy Learning organized?
In monthly theme units
that include a literacy strand, a math strand, and a science strand
Is there a Teacher’s Guide?
YES! It includes:
About Dr. Jean
- 10 monthly overview calendars
- 40 weekly calendars with differentiated mini-lessons for the sing-along lapbooks and read aloud books
- 60 reproducible activity sheets (20 literacy, 20 math, and 20 science)
- 10 take-home book reproducibles (one for each read- aloud book)
- …and much more
Jean Feldman has been actively involved in education for over40 years as a classroom teacher, instructor of adults, author, and consultant. Dr. Feldman has a B.A. from the University of Georgia, a D.A.S.T. from Emory University, and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Georgia State University. She is a member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, the National Kindergarten Alliance, and the International Reading Association.
About Dr. Holly
Holly Karapetkova has over ten years of teaching experience at Georgia State University, University of Cincinnati, Coastal Carolina University, and Marymount University. Currently she is an Assistant Professor of Language and Literature at Marymount. Holly received her BA from Rice University, her MFA from Georgia State University, and her PhD from the University of Cincinnati.
Well over 100,000 CDs of songs written by Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly have been sold to date.
In the last three years, over 2,000 teachers have given up summer vacation time to attend Dr. Jean’s Camp Kindergarten trainings.
Together, Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly have presented at national conferences, such as NAEYC and IRA.
Dr. Holly has written over 20 books for children.
Dr. Jean has been the keynote speaker at the National Kindergarten Conference and over 20 state early childhood conferences.
Dr. Jean is currently a popular presenter with Staff Development Resources, presenting 20 trainings each year.
About Dr. Badia
Dr. Arnhilda Badía is highly recognized in the field of education through her Spanish language series and her participation and evaluation of dual language and ESOL programs.