Library - Mira Mesa


Pet Assisted Storyteller: Paws to Read Saturdays 1-3

 

Start Date:  January 5, 2019

Description:

Pet Assisted Therapy Storytelling is a very simple concept: Children read to dogs. The dogs listen and don’t tease, laugh, or judge the child. Pet Assisted Therapy Storytelling provides a positive, nonthreatening, fun environment to support literacy.

Activities:

1. Communicate story time behavior expectations.

2. Direct interaction with dog and children.

3. Collaborate with library staff in selection of materials for story     time.

Requirements:

Background check

Insurance

Pet good citizen training certificate