FRED - Fathers reading every day

Arts Centre, Bideford

Who is this course for?

This course is for dads, grandads, uncles who read to children.

Course content

You will:

explore a range of favourite children’s stories, some that can be read in 5 minutes and others that can be read over a week or more.

Have time to share favourite stories from your childhood.

Discover why being read to is important to a child’s development and literacy skills.

Support and feedback

Your course tutor will be there to support you throughout each session, they will give you regular feedback on your progress and be available to answer any questions you might have.. You will not be expected to read aloud in a group.

Additional costs and requirements

You will not need to bring anything, but feel free to bring along your favourite story from childhood, or the story you have to read over and over again!

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

You will be encouraged to read to children after the sessions.

About the tutor

Gillian has more than 30 years of experience working with children and families. She has been a Learn Devon Tutor for 22 years delivering courses- in schools, the community and within the Art centre, Bideford

Start date28 April 2018
End date28 April 2018
Start time10:00
End time13:00
Concessions not available