Friday 1 June
Real Primary School Libraries: Making it Happen!
SLAV’s primary conference for 2018 will offer a wide range of supportive presentations and resources to enable you to ‘make it happen’ in your primary school library.
Dr Pam Macintyre on Reading and literary texts, Jacqueline Harvey on her journey as an author and the power of good school libraries, primary publishing and organisation showcases and four primary teacher-librarians sharing different examples of best practice. All of this and a trade exhibition to support everyone working in primary school libraries.
Thursday 10 May
Reading, Stories, Literacy Forum: Reading Promotion
Ivanhoe Girls Grammar School, Ivanhoe
- Panel sharing their reading promotion ideas and strategies
- SLV on the new Inky website
- Text Publishing’s Senior Editor Jane Pearson in conversation with author Simon Barnard. Focus - Simon’s CBCA 2018 Notables title GAOLBIRD.
The Kids' Bookshop in attendance
Thursday 21 June, 1pm to 4pm
Find your Treasure!
Venue: Sunny Sky Rooftop Room, Dream Factory, Footscray
Join us for an afternoon of display inspiration!
Kerry Lomas (Kew PS art teacher) will lead us in the first session with ideas and possibilities responding to the Book Week theme for 2018. This will be followed by a facilitated session of sharing and interaction.