What is the course about?
Create a talking animal sock puppet using just an odd sock and found materials from around the home. Learn how to bring this magical creature to life and entertain your family with your new friend. This enchanting workshop is led by the wonderful artist and puppeteer Tinka Slavicek.
Is a pre-enrolment interview or assessment required for this course?
What level is the course and do I require particular skills, experience or prior qualifications?
No prior experience is required.
What topics does the course cover?
How will I be taught and assessed?
There is no formal assessment. This is an online course and you will have access to an experienced tutor who will share the programme with you.
Are there any other costs or equipment I need to get?
There are no costs, this workshop is free. You will need access to a Tablet, Smart phone or a PC (with audio). This course will be delivered through the platform Zoom or Teams. An old sock, pencil, pens, glue and scissors are required for the workshop and we will send you additional craft materials in the post once you have enrolled.
By the end of the course what should I be able to do?
You will know how to better support your child in their learning, and you will understand the school curriculum better.
What are the progression opportunities following this course?
You may wish to join more Family Learning workshops exploring how you can support your child�s learning; you may want to join some Community classes to improve your English and job opportunities.