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Wonders of wordless books

By Karen Lee

8 July 2017 (Sat)
9:30am – 12:30pm

Classroom 207
YMCA Education Centre
One Orchard Road, Level 2
Singapore 238824

Course Fee: $50.00
Eventbrite Registration Fee: $2.50

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Most adults read books with words to their young children. But what do you do when you encounter a book without words?

Wordless books can be a treasure trove of beautiful illustrations, meaningful messages and a wonderful way to build language skills. There are limitless storytelling possibilities. 

In this workshop, participants can learn skills and techniques to engage children in a creative story-building process that goes beyond words. 

This workshop is suitable for adults aged 16 and above who work and play with children aged 4 – 8 years old. 

Some of the books which will be used in the workshop include Tuesday by David Wiesner; Chalk by Bill Thomson; Bluebird by Bob Staake.

About the Trainer: Karen Lee

Karen Lee

Karen is a storyteller and trainer with 20 years of teaching experience in the education field. She has been telling stories to people of all ages, from all walks of life, sharing with them hope, courage and a chance to understand the self and others. She has trained preschool teachers and volunteers who tell stories in their communities. She enjoys bringing to her audience the joy that can be gained from storytelling.  

Registration Details

Kinokuniya Privilege Card Members

Kinokuniya Privilege card members can enjoy 10% off the workshop fee.
Please provide your membership number and workshop title to [email protected] for the discount code before online registration.

Minimum – Maximum Number of Participants: 15 – 25 pax

Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and workshop fees must be paid before the workshop. If the minimum number of participants is not met for the class, the organisers will inform all participants about possible postponement and cancellation, two weeks before the workshop date.

Cancellation & Substitution

The workshop can be cancelled or postponed two weeks before the workshop date if the minimum number of participants is not met. Participants will be fully refunded for workshops cancelled by us.

Participants who are unable to attend a workshop they have registered for are to inform us of the reason two weeks before the workshop date. They will be fully refunded in the event of extenuating and mitigating circumstances (E.g. illness, bereavement, accidents) . Those who inform us up to five (5) working days before the workshop date will receive a 50% refund. Participants can also attend another course at the same value within the same year.

Upon registration, you are deemed to have read and understood the cancellation, withdrawal and substitution policy and accept the terms contained therein.