Kinder & Gr 1


Adorable sea characters confront the fears and uncertainties of life in the ocean. Unforgettable puppets found at the Wolfsonian, FUI and the Frost Museum of Science, Miami enhance the session. Marcela Calderon’s illustrations hide emotions and unexpected twists in her artful use of colour and shape.

Based on The Fearless Octopus and Wilbur the Whale and Me by Charlotte Christie & Marcela Calderón

Gr 1, 2 and 3 

Integrated Project on William Steig with The Magic Pebble, Brave Irene and Shrek

In this classic trilogy of Children’s Literature by acclaimed author illustrator William Steig, characters overstep the ordinary to meet the extraordinary – with amazing strength, candor and faith.

Grade 1

Sylvester and the Extraordinary Pebble

Based on The Magic Pebble by William Steig

Grades 2 and 3

An Explosion of Courage

Based on Brave Irene & Shrek by William Steig

Gr 3 & 4


Facilitated by Lydia Stevens

This workshop based on a most intriguing book by Hans Christian Andersen Award Winner Tomi Ungerer, transports children to foggy Welsh lands, where mysteries remain unlocked on a rocky island. Two young characters cross the threshold and sail to encounter a magic Fog Man, who shines through the mist of a very risky adventure.

Based on Fog Island by Tomi Ungerer