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A Little, Aloud Workshop

A Little Aloud Workshops

The A Little, Aloud Workshop shows you how to use The Reader Organisation's wonderful anthologies to connect through shared reading on a one-to-one basis.

Depending on your chosen anthology, this one-day workshop can focus on reading with:

Whatever your chosen focus, the workshop provides a boost to your workforce and volunteers, as well as those with whom they'll be reading.

Who should come on this course?

The workshops are intended for people working one-on-one with older adults, children and young adults in a variety of settings – care homes, schools, libraries.

We have run A Little, Aloud workshops in conjunction with pilot Get Into Reading projects in Bupa Care Homes and in partnership with Tesco PLC.

Why come on this course?

The workshops will give you:

  • an understanding of how to use A Little, Aloud as a resource for meaningful activity on a one-to-one basis
  • confidence and pleasure in reading aloud
  • new means to improve your quality of care
  • improved communication skills
  • a practical tool to improve your own wellbeing

What they say about it:

  • 89% say the workshop allowed them to see potential for shared reading to build richer relationships with the people they care for
  • 97% say shared reading will create opportunities for meaningful engagement with residents in care homes
  • 100% say they would recommend the workshop to a colleague

Commission Your Workshop

An A Little, Aloud workshop costs £1500 for up to 12 attendees. For more information and to commission your course please contact Casi Dylan, Literary Learning Manager.

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The Reader Organisation The Friary Centre Bute Street Liverpool L5 3LA

Email: info@thereader.org.uk

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Registered charity number: 1126806

If you have any suggestions on how we can enhance the Reader experience for you, please get in touch by filling out our quick form. Thank you.