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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 Book Exhibitions of original artwork, preliminaries, research materials and more, please contact us on phone 08 9430 6869 or email email@example.com
For school excursion ideas in Term 3, 2019, we have 5 exciting picture book exhibitions planned for our galleries:
Queen Celine by Matt Shanks
Missing Marvin by Sue deGennaro
Mrs Millie's Painting by Matt Ottley
Jandamarra by Mark Greenwood and Terry Denton
The Dam by David Almond and Levi Pinfold
If incursions are preferred at your school, please contact us about Literature Workshops using Travelling Picture Book Exhibitions. We have over 25 different Australian picture books to choose from, suitable for all year levels Pre-Primary to Year 12, which can be displayed and workshopped by our TLC Education Officers in schools (or libraries). Contact our Education Officers to discuss tailored incursions - phone 08 9430 6869 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW! SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROFESSIONAL LEARNING - Our next Professional Learning session using Shaun Tan original art is on during the school holidays. Here's your chance to relax out of the busy school term and perhaps combine with a day out in Fremantle with your colleagues
Thursday 18 July, 2019 10.00am – 12.30pm
Art of a Master - Inspiration for Creative Writing. Suitable for Year 6 to Year 12 English Teachers.
For all the details see page 2 of our TLC News Term 3 flyer HERE
THE SOUND OF PICTURE BOOKS - Announcing our new feature book at The Literature Centre for 2019 - Dumazi and the Big Yellow Lion by Valanga Khoza and Matt Ottley plus returning after rave reviews in 2018, we have The Incredible Freedom Machines by Kirli Saunders and Matt Ottley.
Don't miss this delightful, interactive experience of story, illustrations, music and drama by presenters Valanga Khoza, Kirli Saunders and Matt Ottley, along with musicians Alf Demasi from Yamaha Australia and the exquisite WASO string quintet. As with previous years, tickets are $12 per student. Dates for schools to book at our Centre, suitable Years 1 to Years 6, include:
10-13 September 2019 for Dumazi and the Big Yellow Lion
18 September 2019 for The Incredible Freedom Machines
For all details, including how to book, please see our flyer for Fremantle performances - The Sound of Picture Books 2019
BUNBURY/BUSSELTON SCHOOLS! Exciting news - we are pleased to announced two days of The Sound of Picture Books performances at Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School - 16 and 17 September. Book your school in to attend these engaging performances of literature and music. For all details see our special Bunbury flyer HERE
CONFERENCE IS COMING! - Our 8th annual Celebrate Reading National Conference - The Inside Story on Quality Australian Literature for Children has also been announced! Friday 1 to Saturday 2 November, 2019. Registrations can be made any time via Eventbrite, or to click through to the flyer, featuring the exciting line-up of 8 Australian authors and illustrators - take a look HERE Be quick! At last count we had 30 places left!