Reading Connections Seminar Resources (May 2014)

Thank you to everyone who attended the recent Reading Connections seminar in Melbourne at Mercy College, Coburg. Participants had an opportunity to hear from ​and ask questions of storyteller ​Anne ​Stewart and graphic ​artist ​Sarah ​Howell. These presentations were followed by group work sessions where participants discussed this year’s CBCA shortlisted titles and brainstormed ideas and question starters for…

Seminar 31 May 2014: Reading Connections (Melb.)

ALIA Schools next Professional Development activity will be on Reading Connections  – engaging students in reading and developing a love of literature on Saturday 31st May 2014. The morning seminar will feature ​Storyteller ​Anne ​Stewart, who ​will ​perform ​for ​participants. ​ Graphic ​artist ​Sarah ​Howell ​will ​also ​talk ​about ​the ​development ​of ​the ​graphic ​novel…

Seminar 25 May 2013: Reading universally (Melb.)

   This morning seminar is for primary & secondary teacher librarians & others who are responsible for school library services and/or engaging students in reading & developing a love of literature. Author Scot Gardner, will speak about his motivations as a writer, his experiences working regularly with students, current writing projects & how his writing…