Good Books

Great Reads for Adolescents

Joy Lawn will present the books that have been CBCA shortlisted this year and the best of this year's new and recent literature - and how to use them in your schools. Joy's presentation will incorporate books for class novels, literature circles, visual literacy, and analysis and appreciation. You will be inspired to return to your schools armed with new books and ideas on how to enthuse and enlighten your students. 

Great Fiction for Adolescent Readers will include plot synopses, intended readership, themes and suggestions for practical and creative teaching applications.

Afternoon tea will be served from 3:45 to 4:15pm.

The flyer and registration form can be downloaded now.

You may register by:

  • completing the registration form, or
  • online

If you register online, you should receive an on-screen confirmation and an email confirming your registration is sucessful. If you do not get the confirmation email, please contact Trish Purcell at adminofficer@etaq.org.au or 0455 464 000.

 

Venue: Brisbane Grammar School
Starting: 3:45 PM
Wednesday 20th July 2016
Ending: 5:45 PM
Email Enquiries: adminofficer@etaq.org.au

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