How can the workshops help schools with English Literacy?
The content of the workshops assist in promoting pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development, through English. The workshops can help to creatively improve key skills, in reading, Listening, writing and group discussions. They can expose young people and children to literature from different cultures and aid the identification of patterns of rhythm, rhyme and sounds in poetry.
How can the workshops help schools with Geography?
Our culturally diverse creative workshops help to stimulate an interest in and a sense of wonder about places. Appreciating the differences and similarities between people, places, environments and cultures to inform their understanding of societies and economies.(African story telling resources) They can show pupils’ how people and their environment interact, and how a diverse range of economies, societies and environments are interconnected.
How can the workshops help schools with Citizenship?
They equip students to engage critically with and explore diverse ideas, beliefs, cultures and identities and the values we share as citizens in the UK. The workshops can address issues relating to social justice, human rights, community cohesion and global interdependence, and encourages students to challenge injustice, inequalities and discrimination. They explore the diverse national, regional, ethnic and religious cultures, groups and communities in the UK and the connections between them. The workshop assists schools to address their statutory duty to promote community cohesion.