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Literary Magic: Simile

Details

Date:
16 March 2017
Time:
2.00 pm - 3.30 pm
Website:
http://www.nlb.gov.sg/golibrary2/e/literary-magic-simile-11551934

Event Categories:
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Venue

Queenstown Public Library
53 Margaret Drive
Singapore 149297

This story-based art series will expose your child to literary terms often found in children’s books, in a fun and accessible way!

Listen to the story My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks by Hanoch Piven, and explore the use of “simile” in comparing objects with animals or people. Children will then be guided through the technique of mixed media to create their own alphabet craft with socks/cloth and coloured paper.

For children aged 4 to 7.

Registration is required with free admission. If registration is full and you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please email Sonja_Wong@nlb.gov.sg, with your name, mobile number, child’s name and age, with the programme title as the subject head.

Register at http://www.nlb.gov.sg/golibrary2/e/literary-magic-simile-11551934

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