Dates: 10th-11th, 17th-18th, 23rd-24th & 30th-31st Dec 2009 | Time: 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

This 24-hr course will focus on the selection, value and meaningful use of books as a medium for learning across the curriculum.

(Thursday & Friday) 10th & 11th December, (Thursday & Friday) 17th & 18th December, (Wednesday & Thursday) 23rd & 24th December & (Wednesday & Thursday) 30th & 31st December 2009

2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Through this course, participants will:

  • understand the importance of literature for children
  • develop guidelines for the selection of quality books for children
  • become aware of influences on readers’ interests
  • appreciate the broad spectrum of genres within childrens’ literature
  • explore ideas for sharing literature with children
  • discover a variety of methods for extending children’s understanding of literature

Who Should Attend
Pre-Primary & Primary Teachers

Workshop Leader
Ms. Nida Alavi has an M.Ed in Special Education from Peabody College, Vanderbilt University and a B.A. degree from Ohio Wesleyan University, USA, where she majored in Early Childhood Education and Psychology. Nida has worked extensively with young children in the US and Pakistan. She is a member of the TRC team and IECE faculty.

Medium of Instruction

Rs. 6,000

Last Date for Registration
4th December 2009
Last Date for Payment
4th December 2009

Total Seats: 25

Teachers’ Resource Centre

Important Note
No refunds will be given if a cancellation is made one day before the workshop. 50% will be deducted if a cancellation is made two days before the workshop, and 25% in all other cases. If TRC cancels a workshop, a full refund will be given to all confirmed participants. Requests for refunds must be received within 5 working days of the workshop.