Supporting Your Child’s Summer Reading, Vocabulary Development and Learning -Masterclass (MDX001)

Dr Sandra Jack Malik speaks about the importance of immersing a child in experimental talk, audiobooks and; rediscovering the joy of reading to your child

In this course you'll learn how to develop your childs reading skills over the summer without pulling your hair out or your child having a meltdown!. Psychologist and reading expert Dr Sandra Jack Malik shows you tried, tested and proven everyday techniques to help develop your childs reading skills. You will learn about the power of talking with your child, how to use audiobooks & how to really discover the joy of reading to your child. This masterclass was originally delivered as a live webinar but has been recorded and edited for you to access and learn from too.

What You Will Learn

  • The importance of immersing their child in talk.
  • How audio books can develop vocabulary while keeping a child up to date with books being read by their peers
  • The value of stepping back from an activity when frustration appears
  • How to manage work sent home by well-meaning teachers and tutors
  • Rediscover the joy and enrichment of reading aloud to your child
  • Know and nurture what your child is good at

Your Instructor

Dr. Sandra Jack-Malik
Dr. Sandra Jack-Malik

Dr. Jack-Malik is an assistant, tenure track professor in the Department of Education. She came to Cape Breton University after living and working in remote northern Manitoba (Gillam and Churchill), where she worked as school administrator in K-12 schools, for five years. Dr. Jack-Malik earned a PhD in elementary education and curriculum studies from the University of Alberta. She was supervised by D.J. Clandinin. She also holds a Master’s degree in Curriculum Studies, English from Brock University. Her Bachelor of Education was also granted by Brock University. Dr. Jack-Malik began her career working as an Urban Planner in Toronto after completing a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Urban and Regional Planning from Ryerson.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the webinar start and finish?
This is a live webinar session. It starts at 7pm (Irish time) sharp and will last approximately 1 hour and a quarter (finish time 8:15pm)
How long do I have access to the webinar?
There will be a recording uploaded for 24hours after the live webinar.
What if I am unhappy with the webinar?
You may receive a refund for the webinar if you notify us before at last a day before it begins. However, there are strictly no refunds after this.

This course is closed for enrollment.