One of our star workshops. ‘Creative Writing’ is a workshop designed to enhance our understanding of the creative writing process and thereby impact better student writing through an understanding of the Genres in English – Descriptive, Narrative, Imaginative, Argumentative, Discussion, Reporting, Persuasive, Procedural and Explanatory. It explores the tools of writing, writing to a purpose, ideation techniques, motivation through child centered topics, rubrics and assessment strategies, and feedback and targeted corrections using student work. It also discusses teaching strategies for introducing, maintaining and enhancing writing. Dotted line connections with reading, thinking, grammar and vocabulary will also be explored. It will show you how the book ‘Writing with Ease’ can be used to create excellent writing classes.
Founder of the Mindsprings Group and a Speaker at the National and International fora, Usha has authored the English textbook series ‘Empowering English’; two resource books ‘Writing with Ease’ and ‘Grammar with Ease’; and a revolutionary series in language learning titled ‘Language with Ease’.
Usha’s experience ranges from senior high and college education in India and Hong Kong (under the British curriculum), to gifted education in Auckland, and accelerated primary learning in Jakarta (under the Australian curriculum). Her academic background is in English and Education. Her qualifications include a Bachelors Degree in English & Psychology, a Masters degree in English, a Bachelors Degree in Education in English, a Masters Degree in Education, a TEFLA from Cambridge University, London, and a High School Teaching Certificate in English and History from ‘Auckland College of Education’, New Zealand.
Usha has created a differentiated English reading programme for young readers; an effective oral language programme for first generational learners; a specialized curriculum for gifted learners and a unique approach to teaching children with learning struggles. She is a much sought-after educational consultant to many school groups and actively champions the cause of Gifted Education in India.
|Audience: Teachers and Head of Departments.
Cost: Rs.3,186/- (Inclusive of Registration Fee, GST, Refreshments and Handouts, if any)
Venue: Mindsprings, 402 B Wing, Naman Midtown, Dr Ambedkar Nagar, Senapati Bapat Marg, Elphinstone West, Mumbai – 400013.
Time: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Contact: 09930043825 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Mode of Payment: Demand draft in favor of ‘MINDSPRINGS ENRICHMENT CENTRE’ payable at Mumbai.
Please send the filled registration form and demand draft to ‘Mindsprings, 402 B Wing, Naman Midtown, Dr Ambedkar Nagar, Senapati Bapat Marg, Elphinstone West, Mumbai – 400013’
PRIOR REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY. LIMITED SEATS.
Offers & Promotions**:
• Offer 1: 3+ participants from one school in a single workshop get a discount of 10% each.
• Offer 2: 6 + 1 free – For every 6 participants from a school, 1 seat is offered free for any workshop.
** Conditions Apply
Two offers cannot be clubbed