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Spinning Tales with Paper

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Singapore Book Council Training Room

90 Goodman Road, Block E, #03-32, Goodman Arts Centre

(no lift at this block)

Singapore, 439053

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How do you enhance your storytelling by using a simple prop - paper? Karen and Swee Yean will guide participants to fold, cut and weave paper as an integral part of their storytelling. New stories and new techniques different from the papercraft workshop in 2018 will be featured. The workshop is for adults who enjoy working with paper and want to use these stories with children ages 4-8 years old.

Course outline

- Paper cutting and folding for stories from the East Asian Folklore
- Paper weaving stories
- Cooperative games with Tangram storytelling

Trainers

Wong Swee Yean, an experienced storyteller and trainer, has been telling stories in schools, libraries and museums for the past 14 years. She has also trained teachers and emerging storytellers of all ages from 7 to 70. She is currently the president of the Storytelling Association (Singapore). She likes to nurture the yearning for learning that she sees in all her students.

Karen Lee 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.

Cancellation and 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 5 working days before the workshop date will receive a 50% refund. Those who did not turn up at the workshop will not receive a refund. In place of the refund, participants can also opt to 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.


For workshop enquiries, please email programmes@bookcouncil.sg

Kinokuniya members can enjoy 10% off the workshop fee, please contact programmes@bookcouncil.sg for the discount code before online registration.

Please note there is no lift to the venue.


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Singapore Book Council Training Room

90 Goodman Road, Block E, #03-32, Goodman Arts Centre

(no lift at this block)

Singapore, 439053

Singapore

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Refund Policy

Contact the organiser to request a refund.

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