NSW Premier's Reading Challenge Dymocks Children's Charities Authors Online Series presents Jacqueline Harvey, bestselling author of the Alice-Miranda and the Clementine Rose series - 05 April 2016 Stream 3 - 11:00
Provider: NSW Premier's Reading Challenge
Presenter: Dymocks Children's Charities
Date: 05 April 2016
Start Time: 11:00
End Time: 11:45
Duration: 45 Minutes
Closing Date: Bookings Close 04-Apr-2016
DEC Positions: 20
Non-DEC Positions: 0
KLA Syllabus: Primary
Key Learning Area/s:
KLA Keyword/s: Reading, Writing, Art, Literacy,Geography, Civics and Citizenship
Event Overview: Jacqueline will speak about both series and her most recent books in each - Alice-Miranda to the Rescue and Clementine Rose and the Special Promise. Students will explore how Jacqueline uses numerous writing techniques and how the use of visual imagery, poetic language and descriptive passages set the scene of Alice-Miranda’s world and evoke a rich, detailed landscape. How the use of repetition in various characters’ language and the way characters are described create memorable profiles and deliver consistency across the series.
Additional Booking Instructions:
Further Information: Students will have the opportunity to pose questions to Jacqueline.
Please submit your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4 April 2016.
Teaching resources for both series will be emailed to each teacher after registration to aid further discussions in class.
You can find the Alice-Miranda and the Clementine Rose series on the PRC booklist https://online.det.nsw.edu.au/prc/booklist/home.html