NSW Premier's Reading Challenge Authors Online Series - Claire Zorn - 05 August 2015 Stream 2 - 11:00
Provider: NSW Premier's Reading Challenge
Date: 05 August 2015
Start Time: 11:00
End Time: 11:45
Duration: 45 Minutes
Closing Date: Bookings Close 31-Jul-2015
DEC Positions: 20
KLA Syllabus: Secondary
Key Learning Area/s:
KLA Keyword/s: Study of english language and literecy
Event Overview: The NSW Premier's Reading Challenge Dymocks Children's Charites are pleased to present author Claire Zorn.
Claire will discuss how she develops mood through setting, pacing and word choice, and use a range of images to talk about creating atmosphere in a story. She will explain strategies to convey how a character is feeling without just ‘telling’ the reader. Claire will discuss her two books on the Premier’s Reading Challenge booklists: The protected and The sky so heavy.
Additional Booking Instructions: To watch via YouTube Live copy and paste the following link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RIyST54aPJo to your web browser or search NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge: Claire Zorn- August 5 2015.
Post questions to Claire through YouTube Live via the chat function.
Further Information: Students will have the opportunity to pose questions to Claire. Please submit your questions to email@example.com by 31 July 2015. A reply email will be sent confirming selection.
You can find "The protected and The sky so heavy" on the PRC booklist https://online.det.nsw.edu.au/prc/booklist/home.html