Date: 15th February 2019
Location: Holiday In Express, Trafford City, 2 Mercury Way, Stretford, Manchester M41 7PA
Workshop Tutors: Tonya Meers & Natasha Dennis
Ticket Cost: £35.00 (Book Now)
This is a practical workshop for early years practitioners and primary school teachers designed to teach you storytelling games that parents can play with their children to help develop children’s language and literacy development. Many parents don’t feel comfortable or able to read to their child, so this workshop is designed to give them practical games they can play anywhere to create stories with them. You will also learn practical tips on how to run parent sessions.
- Learn a repertoire of storytelling games to teach parents
- Gain practical tips on how to run parent sessions
- Learn how creating stories with children develops their language and communication
Who Should Attend?
This workshop is ideal for early years practitioners, reception teachers, primary teachers, childminders and nursery teachers.
Attendance certificate awarded.
Refreshments will be provided free of charge. For those attending both sessions, there is the opportunity to purchase lunch onsite from the Holiday Inn’s restaurant.
If you are a school or nursery looking to pay by invoice, please contact us directly to book your tickets via email at [email protected] or by telephone at 0161 865 3355.
About the Tutors
Little Creative Days: Tonya Meers & Natasha Dennis
Tonya and Natasha, the storytelling sisters, are authors of a series of books about a little dog called Pojo who gets itchy paws and goes off on adventures.
They have won multiple awards for their puppet making kits that accompany the stories including Teach Early Years Excellence award for Communication and Language Resource.
As well as working with us at EYR they also run workshops for local authorities on how to use stories and creative activities to improve communication in early years as well as running literacy workshops in schools across the country.