When: December 8-9, 2014
Where: Chengdu, Mainland China
Institution: Yizhou Elementary School
Facilitators: Clement Chung, and Trecia Reavis
On December 8th and 9th, Clement Chung, the President of Wiseman Education in Hong Kong, and Trecia Reavis, the Cultural Agents Initiative’s Capacity Builder of Pre-Texts in China, facilitated a Pre-Texts (locally referred to as LOL – Literature Out Loud) workshop for approximately 35 administrators, foreign teachers and English teachers from Yizhou Elementary School and other local schools.
Trecia and Clement used Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree for the training. Participants designed many interesting learning activities that demonstrated the integrated nature of language acquisition.