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Developing Children's Writing: KathaVana 2018 report

The seventh edition of KathaVana will be a three-day event: a two-day Workshop on Writing, and an all-day Mela!

  • Two-Day "Workshop on Writing" for Government School Teachers, Friday 2 and Saturday 3 November 2018, Maitreya-Buddha Vishwalayam, Kanakapura Road, Kebbedoddi Village, Kanakapura Taluk, Ramanagar, Harohalli Hobli, Karnataka 562112. Google Map:
  • Children's Literature Festival – A Mela on Children's Day! Activity Centres, Book-readings, Meet the Author, Book exhibition, and more. All-day event! Open to all! Wednesday 14 November 2018, Patel Munichinnappa High School, Hosur Road, Ayappa Garden, Adugodi, Bengaluru 560030. Google Map:

The theme this year is Developing Children’s Writing. During the Workshop and the Mela, we will explore:

  • Can young children be introduced in meaningful ways to writing?
  • Can teachers be introduced to (and convinced about) its power and relevance to the lives of their young students?
  • Can this be accomplished in the context of government schools?

Read more in the Background and Concept Note of the Festival. And stay tuned for more details!

For more information, mail us at [email protected].

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