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Story Bags

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What you'll learn

On this course you will learn how to create imaginative ways to read aloud with your child/children and to encourage their personal growth and development in reading and learning. You will also learn how to perform the story to engage with your children.

You will decorate a story sack, practice being more expressive and make some props to bring the story alive.

On the course, you will:
• Choose a story to share with your family
• Plan and decorate a bag and make a variety of resources relating to an identified book
• Develop your self-confidence, practicing reading out loud using a range of vocal skills to bring the story alive.

This short course takes place on Wednesday mornings after you have dropped off your children. You can also attend with your pre-school children.
Starting on 10th March to 31st March.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements, only Hackney resident and UK residential status.

This online course is taught using on Zoom. moving to a venue when safe to do so.

What does this mean for me?

Our courses are normally taught in person. To keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we're doing all our teaching online instead.

You'll need a computer or smartphone with a good internet connection.

Your tutor will send you detailed instructions before lessons start.

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Apply for this course

Starting Wednesday 10am to 12, on 10th March to 31st March.
Spaces still available.
For more information and to book a place please text or email,

– Hayley on 07810 836811 or

For all of these courses you will need a smartphone or

computer with Internet access.




Who you'll learn with


In the past, Diana has been a School Counsellor and now works with families, specialising in arts and crafts - and stressbusting short courses, supporting adults and children to have fun and reach their full potential.

Who provides this course?

City Lit

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