Linking Literacy with Food: Read, Learn, Eat!

Saturday, 04/01/2023 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
DMACC Newton Campus
600 North 2nd Ave W
Newton, IA 50208

Mix books with food experiences to introduce literacy to children. Early reading and language development help children be “school ready,” which increases their opportunities for academic success. You’ll experience new ways to connect with children as you incorporate food-related activities in lessons with well-loved children’s books.

Intended audience: Child care providers

Format: One 2-hour class

Certification: Approved by Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) for Child Care Professional Development Credit and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

Contact Info:
Denice Fischer
(641) 792-6433
Primary Instructor:
Cathy Drost