This practical two-part course will explore the importance of picture books for supporting all aspects of children’s learning and development, and identify ways to maximise their benefits.
- analyse their value in terms of wellbeing, self-confidence and empathy, and ideas for using them for this
- discuss strategies for exploiting picture books to enhance speaking and listening skills, literacy, comprehension, thinking and curiosity
- examine topic learning and cross-curricular applications and thoughts for using picture books as a spur for imagination and creativity
- look at a wide range of books and consider whether there are characteristics that particularly boost learning and enjoyment.
The webinar will take place on the following dates and times:
Session 1: 27th September, 4pm-5.30pm
Session 2: 4th October, 4pm-5.30pm
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