Engaged Reading: How to Optimise the Reading Experience with your Child

Engaged Reading: How to Optimise the Reading Experience with your
Workshop Synopsis
Reading well-written pieces of writing is an invaluable way for children to
improve their command of English language. Essentially, children are exposed to
logical thinking and flow, as well as well-crafted phrases and sentences. Learn to
read with your children (primary school level) in an engaged way, which will
enhance their understanding of the text, awareness of the writing style, and the
pleasure in the reading process.
•Through this highly interactive workshop, parents and educators (of primary
school going children) will learn about the wide range of strategies, supportive
tools, and spin-off activities that they can do with the learners in their lives.
•Participants will also be working in small groups with books to figure out the
different ways that they can create an engaged reading experience with their
Choo Kah Ying is an experienced workshop facilitator, who has trained
teachers to design and implement curriculum in their schools. She is a
published writer, editor, and educator who has been working in the
writing and editing field since 1997. She has also worked as a freelance
academic researcher, writer, and editor for seven years in Los Angeles for
diverse clients ranging from university students to working professionals
who were working on essays and thesis.
Please purchase tickets here
*10% Discount for Kinokuniya Privilege Card Members
March 2014
Date: 8 (Saturday)
Registration Fee
Level 5,
Possibility Room,
Kah Ying Choo
Engaged Reading: How to Optimise the Reading Experience
with your Child
Registration Details
Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and workshop fees must be paid before the
workshop. If the minimum number of participants is not met for the class, the organisers will
inform all participants about possible postponement and cancellation of workshop, two weeks
before the workshop date.
Minimum Number of Participants: 15 pax
Maximum Number of Participants: 30 pax
10% discount for Kinokuniya Privilege Card Members!
Please register for the workshop via [email protected] with workshop title, name,
membership and contact no. to enjoy the discount.
Cancellation & Substitution
Fees paid are non-refundable but transferable . Fees will be refunded in the event of a
cancellation of workshop if participant wishes not to transfer the fees which have been paid to
another workshop.
Requests for cancellation must be made two weeks before the workshop date (by 24 February
2014). A cancellation charge of 50% of the full course fee will be applicable for requests made
later than two weeks before the workshop date. Upon registration, you are deemed to have
read and understood the registration procedures and accepted the terms contained therein.
All ALAP workshops serve tea-breaks and provide course handouts.
For enquiries, contact:
Ms Premadevi, 6848 8297
Ms Mra Chaw Su Aye, 6848 8293
E-mail: [email protected]
Academy of Literary Arts & Publishing Singapore
Third Floor, Geylang East Public Library, 50 Geylang East Avenue 1, Singapore 389777