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PB&J Summer PD

I'm pleased to offer a new mini PD series this summer called PB&J....Picture Books & Jen. This video PD series will be offered in a live stream format via Zoom, recorded and available for rewatch or purchase after the live event. 16 books on 16 days in June & July 2020. See schedule and title index below. Sign for all 16 with the All Access Bundle or just register individually for the titles in which you are interested. It was very difficult to narrow the list to just 16 titles, but close attention was given to text type, diversity of characters, and grade level. While I believe all books are appropriate for all grades K-8, as the ELA skills and standards spiral K-12, the downloadable table below will be helpful in your planning.  In these two hour PD sessions, I will walk you through the process of unpacking a picture book to find all the teaching points for reading, writing and language skills and standards for grades K-8, so you are better equipped to use picture books not only as read-alouds, but as mentor texts for your reading & writing minilessons.  This PB&J PD is very core to my philosophy as a professional development provider in that it would be easy for me to do all the work for you and tell you all the teaching points, but I believe that growing you as a teacher means not just "giving you the fish, but teaching you how to fish" in hopes that I equip you with the process of finding teaching points in ANY book and/or teaching other teachers how to "fish forward."

If there is a great demand for this series after summer, I will consider more PB&J series' moving forward.

My intention is to make this virtual PD low cost, accessible after the live event and accessible to different times zones and countries around the world. I apologize in advance if you are unable to secure a copy of the text.

You can sign up for the All Access Bundle if want all 16 sessions and the recordings or purchase them individually.

As always, you can write a Donor's Choose PD grant for this PD and if you would like to include the texts in your grant, or purchase them in one checkout, I have created an Amazon List with the 18 titles. There are 16 paid sessions, and two free sessions for the titles The Invisible Boy and Rosie's Glasses (a wordless book study).

If you have any questions, please email kelsey@helloliteracy.com 

PB&J ALL ACCESS BUNDLE

Scroll to bottom to purchase the bundle at a 20% discounted rate.

Remember, you don't have to be present at them all,

but you can access to them all after the event.

Missed a Live Zoom? No worries, click HERE to find the recording!

CLICK HERE to download the PB&J PD series schedule.

CLICK HERE to see or buy the books on Amazon.

PB&J: Rosie's Glasses
Fri, Jun 12
Zoom
Jun 12, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Rosie's Glasses to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Rosie Revere Engineer
Mon, Jun 15
Zoom
Jun 15, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Rosie Revere Engineer to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Malala's Magic Pencil
Tue, Jun 16
Zoom
Jun 16, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Malala's Magic Pencil to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: The Day the Crayons Quit
Wed, Jun 17
Zoom
Jun 17, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack The Day the Crayons Quit to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!
Tue, Jun 23
Zoom
Jun 23, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal
Thu, Jun 25
Zoom
Jun 25, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: A Bike Like Sergio's
Mon, Jun 29
Zoom
Jun 29, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack A Bike Like Sergio's to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Jabari Jumps
Tue, Jun 30
Zoom
Jun 30, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Jabari Jumps to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Walt's Imagination
Wed, Jul 01
Zoom
Jul 01, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Walt's Imagination to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Carl and the Meaning of Life
Wed, Jul 08
Zoom
Jul 08, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Carl and the Meaning of Life to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Dreamers
Wed, Jul 15
Zoom
Jul 15, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Dreamers to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Brick by Brick
Thu, Jul 16
Zoom
Jul 16, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Brick by Brick to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie
Mon, Jul 20
Zoom
Jul 20, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Ruthie and the (Not So) Teeny Tiny Lie to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Ruby Finds A Worry
Tue, Jul 21
Zoom
Jul 21, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Ruby Finds A Worry to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Giraffe Problems
Wed, Jul 22
Zoom
Jul 22, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Giraffe Problems to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: The Cart That Carried Martin
Tue, Jul 28
Zoom
Jul 28, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack The Cart That Carried Martin to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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PB&J: Hair Love
Thu, Jul 30
Zoom
Jul 30, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Zoom
Join me as we unpack Hair Love to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into phenomenal reading and writing mini-lessons.
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ALL PB&J VIDEOS
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Time is TBD
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Join me as we unpack 16 books to look for all the reading, writing, and language standards hidden within this picture book. Learn how to turn your favorite picture book into a phenomenal reading and writing mini-lesson.
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