March 20, 2019

Western Allegheny Pennsylvania One Book Professional Development Workshop


Explore early learning activities that enhance this year’s PA One Book selections: 

  • Barnyard Banter, by Denise Fleming (For children birth to 36 months 
  • Not a Box, by Antoinette Portis (For children ages three to five years)

Each attendee will receive a free copy of Barnyard Banter and Not a Box and a light dinner will be served.


Attendees will also take away:

  • Ideas for One Book-inspired circle times
  • Fun strategies that support early literacy development
  • Activities that develop early learners’ STEAM skills
  • Family engagement strategies
  • Prizes

One Book is a statewide initiative that promotes the importance of early literacy development for children ages birth to five years. Each April, Pennsylvania celebrates a book whose story and illustrations encourage children’s imaginations and love of reading to build a community of readers.


In partnership with Trying Together, early childhood educators will receive PQAS credits for their attendance.


View and share the Western Allegheny PA One Book Professional Development Workshop flyer with your network.