Wales Regional Conference
The Fantastic Mr Fiction
A one day conference celebrating Roald Dahl’s books and offering creative ways to use them in the classroom.
The focus of this children’s literature conference is celebrating the work of Roald Dahl, his books and reading for enjoyment. Reading for pleasure is identified as a key component in raising reading achievement. This inspirational conference will highlight the significance of children reading for pleasure and becoming readers for life. It will explore ways to motivate, engage and foster reading for pleasure in primary and secondary classrooms.
This course is open to all but may be especially relevant to head teachers, teachers, student teachers, librarians, lecturers in ITE and anyone interested in children’s literature.
Keynote speakers: Michael Rosen and Jo Bowers.
Cardiff School of Education, Cyncoed campus, Cyncoed Rd, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales CF23 6XD