The Hundred Languages of Children - "the fantastic theory"

Presenters: Chris Celada and Shana Upiter

Date: Saturday 18 May 2019

Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm (registration from 8:30am)

Venue:

Category: Workshop

registration fees include morning tea and lunch

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Program Description

Through this workshop participants will:

  • Gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio Emilia refers to as the hundred languages of children.
  • Through hands on experiences, participants will explore what Reggio refers to as the pedagogy of relations and will come to understand how this affects our understanding of knowledge and learning.
  • Explore how materials, medium and matter influences the construction of knowledge and consolidation of understanding.
Quote: “In order for us to be with the children, we have to build up a legacy of knowledge and capability for ourselves with the languages we offer children.” Rabotti, A., (2018) Daily glances on nature and digital and other languages in The culture of the atelier  REAIE Reggio Emilia Intensive Study tour.

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

The Hundred Languages of Children workshop brings practice and theory together and includes documentation of work with children.


* All prices include GST.