NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

NAC-AEP Programme Details

Exposure
Literary Arts

Programme ID: AEP0415938

I LIKE LOCAL! Performance

- OUTLINE -

Reading aloud from text interwoven where necessary with oral storytelling techniques.
Students will get a demonstration of different ways of engaging with local literature.
Reflect on why local literature resonates with local audiences.

• Introduction to Oral and Written traditions.
• Introduction to local author/authors
• Demonstration of some techniques to engage with the text meaningfully.
• Draw out the back story or flesh out characters by asking questions.
• Explore the text with different rhythm, voices and tone to see what effects it might have.
• Engage with extracts from local literature.
• Reflect on why local literature resonates with local audiences.
• The class teacher will be given one copy of a Singapore Literature book.

- LEARNING OBJECTIVES -

To cultivate a deeper appreciation for Singapore Literature.

- DETAILS -

Quiet air-conditioned space with appropriate seating for participants.

Pri - Lower / Pri - Upper / Sec - Lower / Sec - Upper / JC/CI / ITE

English

45 minutes

Microphone / PA system / Laptop, MS PowerPoint, projector facilities, Visualizer upon request.

One

- COST -

$400 per session

Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.

The following programme is approved under NAC-AEP 2017/2018 until 31 December 2018.


- CONTACT -

- Asian Storytelling Network -

Vinod

63522009

admin@asianstorytellingnetwork.com