Mindful March with Mindful Storytelling

Free workshops for families and children through out the month of March I started a local community initiative called Mindful March. Although, I started it the idea and the direction it has gone in has been very much influenced by all the wonderful business that are now taking part. Mindful March is a FREE month … Continue reading Mindful March with Mindful Storytelling

Books ALIVE: Literacy with a Twist

Literacy with a Twist and a Wiggle. This Professional Development is based on a workshop series that is delivered to schools and in the community across Melbourne. Books Alive' brings picture books and stories to life through drama, movement, and music while highlighting Literacy concepts such as; ● Reading comprehension strategies- Prediction, Questioning, Visualisation, Re-tell, … Continue reading Books ALIVE: Literacy with a Twist

Performing Arts in the Classroom

 Drama, Movement, Music and Much More  In this session participants will learn how easy it is to use drama, movement and music to increase student engagement. These days the expectations and standards of learning are very high. The importance of scheduling opportunities for students to move and be creative has never been more important. Teachers … Continue reading Performing Arts in the Classroom

Mindful Management

Changing the energy of the classroom environment one moment at a time. This session will focus on how mindfulness techniques can be used throughout the day to support teachers and students to cultivate focus, calm and connection to the present moment. This PD is designed for preschool and primary school settings, however many of the … Continue reading Mindful Management

A Month of Mindful Moments

Photo by Amy Treasure on Unsplash Mindful March This March I will be celebrating my 4th year of Mindful Storytelling. To mark this special milestone, I will be running a program throughout the month, designed to support teachers, educators, parents and carers to experience the benefits of mindfulness. It is said that it takes 21 days for new … Continue reading A Month of Mindful Moments

Reinventing Our Favourite Children’s Books

This article originally went to print in Westside Mama Mag. Lots of great tips to help you bring books to life with kids. Reinventing Our Favourite Children's Books Here in Australia there are no shortage of magnificent children’s books. In celebration of Book Week, which is August 18th to the 25th, and the Premier’s Reading … Continue reading Reinventing Our Favourite Children’s Books