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SYDNEY STORY FACTORY Creative Writing for Upper Primary 1/3 Workshops TEACHER PD SESSION - 06 August 2015 Stream 1 - 15:00

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SYDNEY STORY FACTORY Creative Writing for Upper Primary 1/3 Workshops TEACHER PD SESSION

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Classifications: Disabled, Upcoming Excursions

Provider: EDTV

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Presenter: Richard Short

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Date: 06 August 2015

Start Time: 15:00

End Time: 16.00

Duration: 1 hour

Closing Date: Bookings Close 05-Aug-2015

Availability: DEC and Non-DEC

DEC Positions: 20

Non-DEC Positions: 5

Price: $200.00 per school NB:FREE for Distance Education and Access Program Schools

KLA Syllabus: Primary

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KLA Keyword/s: literacy, creative writing, professional learning, professional development, poetry,

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Event Overview: This series of 3 workshops for upper primary students will be presented by the Sydney Story Factory’s Storyteller-in-Chief, Richard Short.

PLEASE BOOK ALL THREE SESSIONS

WORKSHOP 1: Teacher PD - Divergent to Convergent Thinking - the Robot Bird Approach to Creative Writing
6 August 2015
3.00pm - 4.00pm
N.B Prerequisite for participation in the series.
First PD Workshop is for all schools who wish to participate in the series (free for DE and AP Schools)

WORKSHOP 2 Student Workshop #1 Robot Bird- Poetry BOOK SEPARATELY
13 August 2015
9.30am - 10.30am for DE and AP SCHOOLS ONLY (FREE))
11.00am-12.00pm OPEN for all other schools ($125.00 per 30 students)

WORKSHOP 3 Student Workshop #2 Robot Bird - The Story BOOK SEPARATELY
20 August 2015
9.30am - 10.30am for DE and AP SCHOOLS ONLY (FREE)
11.00am-12.00pm OPEN for all other schools ($125.00 per 30 students)

NB Following the second student writing workshop, all DE and AP school students will be allocated a Sydney Story Factory ‘Pen-Pal’ mentor who will provide specific feedback on their written work for a period of 3 weeks.


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Further Information: The Sydney Story Factory (SSF) is a not-for-profit creative writing centre for young people based in Redfern, Sydney. They offer writing programs to develop students’ use of expressive language and improve their ability to communicate their thoughts and feelings. Each workshop aims to increase enthusiasm for writing and boost confidence, allowing students to find their own voice.

If your school is not eligible for this workshop but you and your school would like to participate in a similar workshop, please contact Trish Hurley at EDTV to register your interest: trish@edtv.com.au or call 0415 795 757 to discuss your school's requirements.

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