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Term 1, 2020 TLC News

Term 1, 2020 TLC News

Posted 3 days ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's Term 1, 2020 Picture Book Exhibitions have been announced! Take a look at the TLC News brochure HERE 

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS 

For enquiries about Literature Workshops at our Centre utilising carefully curated Picture Book Exhibitions of original artwork, preliminaries, research materials and more, please contact us on phone 08 9430 6869 or email info@thelitcentre.org.au

For school excursion ideas in Term 1, 2020, we ...

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Our Centre nominated for International Award - 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Our Centre nominated for International Award - 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Posted 4 days ago by Webmaster

We're thrilled to advise The Literature Centre has been nominated for the prestigious 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.  Founded in 2002, it is the largest international children's and young adult literature award in the world, with total award money of SEK 5 million (AUD $750,000) administered by the Swedish Arts Council.  The award total highlights the view that reading by children and young adults is extremely important. The prize ...

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The Literature Centre working with Healthway and Foodbank WA

The Literature Centre working with Healthway and Foodbank WA

Posted 2 months ago by Webmaster

In our primary schools workshops, The Literature Centre proudly acknowledges our long and rewarding partnership with Healthway, promoting the Go For 2&5 and the Foodbank Superhero Foods messages. Together they assist us with funding for our 'Go for 2 & 5' Primary School Literature Programme throughout the year.  New to 2019, The Literature Centre is proudly introducing and reinforcing to WA children the Superhero Super Foods - giving ...

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Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Posted 4 months ago by Webmaster

We're looking forward to working with our Term 4 Picture Book Exhibitions!

Click through to our TLC News brochure to download a copy  HERE

Remember, only a limited number of TLC News brochures will now be printed and posted to schools in WA but you can access them any time on our website or join our mailing list on the homepage.

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS - Do your students struggle with Visual Literacy?  Our Literature Workshops will help!  

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Words for Water Writing Challenge - our exciting partnership with the Water Corporation! ENTER HERE

Words for Water Writing Challenge - our exciting partnership with the Water Corporation! ENTER HERE

Posted 4 months ago by Webmaster

Exciting Term 3 News!  The Water Corporation has partnered with The Literature Centre to launch 'Words for Water', a unique writing challenge for students in the Talented Young Writers' Programme.  

With National Water Week 2019 coming up 21-27 October, this is a wonderful opportunity for our enrolled students to reflect on the theme of 'It's time to change the world' and submit a piece of writing of their choice, such as a poem, a short ...

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Celebrate Reading National Conference Superb Presenter Line-up!

Celebrate Reading National Conference Superb Presenter Line-up!

Posted 5 months ago by Webmaster

NEWS JUST ANNOUNCED!  Join us for the 2020 Celebrate Reading National Conference - Insights into Quality Australian Literature for Young Adults

30-31 October at The Literature Centre

PRESENTING AUTHORS: Alice Pung, Karen Foxlee, Ellie Marney, Barry Jonsberg, Michael Pryor, Meg Caddy, Tristan Bancks and Michael Gerard Bauer

See flyer here!

Book now on Eventbrite here

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THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ...

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The Sound of Picture Books in 2019 - Fremantle and Bunbury performances this September!

The Sound of Picture Books in 2019 - Fremantle and Bunbury performances this September!

Posted 5 months ago by Webmaster

The Sound of Picture Books is coming to Fremantle and Bunbury in September!  Find out more about our NEW feature book plus two other popular books on offer as below.  Space will fill fast so do contact us at the Centre on phone 08 9430 6869 or email info@thelitcentre.org.au should teachers have any queries.   

 

FREMANTLE DATES ... 10, 11, 12, 13 & 18 September 2019

The Literature Centre, in partnership with the West Australian ...

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Term 3 'TLC News' - Such a HUGE term!

Term 3 'TLC News' - Such a HUGE term!

Posted 7 months ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's Term 3 Picture Book Exhibitions have been announced.  

Our TLC News brochure will arrive in your email inbox or if you've missed it take a look HERE  

Remember, only a limited number of TLC News brochures will now be printed and posted to schools in WA but you can access them any time on this website.

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS - For enquiries about Literature Workshops at our Centre utilising carefully curated Picture ...

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2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference - Join us in Fremantle 1-2 November!

2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference - Join us in Fremantle 1-2 November!

Posted 7 months ago by Webmaster

Experience two days of inspiration and insights into quality Australian Literature at our 'Celebrate Reading National Conference', held in Fremantle, Western Australia.   SEE FLYER HERE

In 2019, the focus will be on quality Australian children's literature.  The conference suits teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts.

PRESENTING AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR LINE-UP:

Shaun Tan (VIC) - KEYNOTE 

Felice Arena (VIC)

Ronojoy ...

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We loved hosting Teachers for our School Holiday Professional Learning!

We loved hosting Teachers for our School Holiday Professional Learning!

Posted 7 months ago by Webmaster

Thanks so much for the fantastic response to our School Holiday Professional Learning.  We loved hosting around 40 teachers here at the Centre, with many from country areas making the trip to Fremantle.  We look forward to announcing our next Professional Learning Workshop soon. 

In the meantime, remember our Celebrate Reading National Conference - The Inside Story on Quality Australian Literature for Children is on from 1-2 November at The ...

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