English as an Additional Language and Creativity Conference Programme 2018

The University of the West of England

Thursday 12th July 2018

 

 

Time Talks and Workshops

ROOM

 

 

8.45 am Registration, Tea/Coffee

 

Sign up for workshop

 

 

2S704
9.15 am Welcome/Introductions

 

Dr Jane Andrews, Associate Professor (Education), Lois Francis and Dominique Moore, Integra

 

3S710
9.20 am Opening comments

 

Professor Jane Roscoe, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education, UWE

 

3S710
9.30 am Keynote Speaker 1

 

Professor Alison Phipps, Glasgow University

 

“The well in well-being”

 

 

3S710
10.30 am Tea / Coffee Break

Outside

 

 

2S704
10.50 am St Michael on the Mount – children perform an extract from their play “The Magic Shoes” with presentation from Anna Comfort, Year 1 Teacher and Director of The Magic Shoes.

 

Anna Comfort and children from St Michael on the Mount, Bristol.

 

 

3S710
11.30 Workshops (A, B, C, D)

 

A – Naa Densua Tordzro & Gameli Tordzro –

“Adinkra Creative Links”

 

 

A = 2S511

 

 

B – Dr Maryam Al-Mohammad

“Using Film-making with EAL Learners”

 

 

B = 2S610

 

 

C – Alison Phipps & Tawona Sithole

‘Spoken Word, Broken Silence’

 

C = 2S708

 

 

D – Dr Jane Andrews –

“Using craft techniques in the EAL classroom and beyond”

 

 

D = 2S705

12.45 pm Lunch

 

 

 

2S704
13.45 pm Keynote Speaker 2

 

Dr Mary Carol Combs, University of Arizona.

Learning in the Third Space: Pedagogies of Hope and Resistance

 

3S710
14.45 pm Creativity Activities from the Classroom

 

  • Judith Prosser, Cotham School, Bristol:

“A Creative approach to developing oracy skills at KS3- The Suitcase Project”

 

  • Karen Thomas, EMAS Portsmouth and Becca Reeve, Miltoncross Academy, Portsmouth:

“There are no tigers in Italy: using suitcase art to break down barriers.”

 

Chaired by Lois Francis and Dominique Moore, Integra

 

 

3S710
15.45 –

16.00 pm

Closing reflections from Dr Mary Carol Combs

 

 

3S710

 

The conference takes place at the Department of Education and Childhood, University of the West of England, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS16 1QY

The conference is free but please make a booking here so we can organise catering and transport.

For inquiries please contact Dr Jane Andrews  jane.andrewsedu@uwe.ac.uk and Dr Maryam Almohammad Maryam.Almohammad@uwe.ac.uk

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