Family Learning Festival: Puppet workshop
Who is this course for?
This free workshop is for parents or carers with young children. Please have a parent or carer per child so you can both have maximum fun with each other.
You will be making paper plate puppets. Working with your child to encourage and explore this fun activity and much more.
Support and feedback
The tutor will support and feedback to you and your child throughout the session.
Additional costs and requirements
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
You can have fun making things together at home.
About the tutor
Lorraine has worked for Devon County for 22 years starting as a Playworker at Toddler groups and working her way to being a Tutor in Maths, English and Family Learning. Over the years Lorraine has been on funding committees, set up and run Pilot projects for setting up family workshops in deprived and rural areas, a project worker setting up courses in schools and other venues, part of 2 Government Literacy projects to promote helping Adults in Schools to learn to show how this then helps the children and Lorraine has also taken part in the excellence programmes for teaching both Mathematics and English. Lorraine also has qualifications in teaching for behavioural support and has been on Dyslexia awareness training. Lorraine has her C&G 7407 in Teaching and studied both Cert Ed, DTTLS and an English Specialism.
“I love my job and find it so rewarding to help other people achieve their dreams, I love helping parents to feel confident to help their children and to realise that they can do whatever they want if they set their mind to it and believe in themselves.”