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"I was totally nervous at the start but feel really up about telling stories now!" Public Library Staff.
"Just to say how excellent yesterday's storytelling training was. This morning we had a class of 4 - 5 year olds from a local school and I chose two stories and really enjoyed sharing them with the children. I followed your advice and I'm now confident about storytimes. Thank you very much for helping me with what was a real problem... formerly..." Public Library Staff.
storytelling training package is excellently tailored, with strategies
and confidence-building ideas for all levels of expertise. Our staff
were clearly enthused by his own knowledge and understanding, and the
practical advice he gave, and have come away with an enhanced appreciation
of the preparation and use of stories and rhymes in public libraries.
storytelling courses were a very good fit to the brief we gave. We were
particularly pleased with your emphasis on encouragement – not
being frightened to “give it a go” – also the way
you use humour to deliver the message. And the pig was lovely!
Providing the confidence and techniques to promote reading through storytelling with a range of ages and abilities - in the library, school, museum, or in the community.
As with all of Jerry's training, sessions can be tailored to specific local needs. Jerry is also happy to create new courses. Training is adaptable to Library, School, Archive, Theatre, Arts, Museum, Heritage, Sports and Leisure settings.
Training options include:
If you need further information, or would like to discuss your training or consultancy requirements, please e mail firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +44(0)20 8364 6166.
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