Klasrum Adarna is our informal education program for teachers, parents, and child advocates. Designed for participants in Senior High or older, these workshops aim to make a child’s learning experience more fun and relevant. All workshops will be held at Piedras Platas Workshop Room, Adarna 2, 109 Scout Fernandez corner Scout Torillo Streets, Barangay Sacred Heart, Quezon City. (Click here for the location map.)
On workshop days, participants will be able to purchase books from the Adarna House bookshop at a 20% discount.
Pagtuturo ng Filipino ng Baitang 4-6 sa Ika-21 na Siglo
Facilitator: Nico Fos
Schedule: February 15 (Saturday), 8AM-5PM
Rates: PHP1,100 (regular) / PHP900 (early bird)
WITH 6 CPD UNITS
Ang workshop na ito ay tatalakay sa iba’t ibang paraan at istratehiya sa pagtuturo ng Filipino sa ika-21 na siglo gamit ang awtentikong panitikan, radikal na mga akda at technology tools upang mas maging makabuluhan, epektibo, at inklusibo ang pagtuturo nito.
Writing Stories for Young Readers
Facilitator: Ergoe Tinio
Schedule: February 22 (Saturday), 9AM-4PM
Rates: PHP1,300 (regular) / PHP1,000 (early bird)
This Klasrum Adarna session is designed for aspiring writers currently in Senior High or older. A whole-day workshop on the basics of writing short stories for children, it will focus on helping participants conceptualize character/s and plot. Discussions will revolve around the different kinds of stories for children, narrative devices and structures, and top tips on writing for kids.
This workshop will be facilitated by Ergoe Tinio, Marketing Officer and project editor of Adarna House. She is the author of Salusalo para kay Kuya, which was recognized with a 2016 National Children’s Book Award (Best Reads for Kids) and won the 2013 Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Prize for Literature, 3rd Prize – Short Story for Children (Filipino Category).
Editing Manuscripts for Children’s Books
Facilitator: Kata Garcia
Schedule: February 28 (Friday), 2-5PM
Rates: PHP750 (regular) / PHP500 (early bird)
Know how a children’s literature editor works with a writer to create a solid draft. Learn how to fix thin plotlines, underdeveloped characters, and even flat dialogues!
Kata Garcia reads and edits books for children and young adults as the Senior Writer / Researcher of Adarna House. She is also the author of My Family (Adarna House, 2018) and of a few zines available online.