Telling My Story:
A Creative Mixed Media Workshop in Self-Exploration
P1 - P3 Students 小一至小三學生
30 July 2021 (1 session) 13:00-16:00
*This is an online course which will be conducted via Zoom.
Through this workshop, children will:
Enhance their self-awareness and express their future aspirations;
Explore both textual and visual ways of expression;
Synthesize their thoughts and ideas in a collage of still images and text;
Appreciate the aesthetics and creativity in combining artwork, photo, and text
This is a creative mixed-media workshop which explores textual and visual ways of expression. Through the activities in class, children will have opportunities for self- exploration and will be encouraged to express their future aspirations through creative media.
In this 3-hour workshop:
• Children will explore basic concepts of career awareness
• Children will learn how to express themselves through poetry writing
• Children will learn how to make a creative collage
• Children will share their artistic ideas and creative products with peers
Target Participants / Prerequisite
Children enrolling in this workshop should be interested in exploring both textual and visual creative art forms. In addition, the children are expected to have an above-average level of English to complete the creative writing tasks.
Dr. Serene Chan
Dr. Serene Chan obtained her PCEd and EdD from the University of Hong Kong. She is also an experienced English teacher and curriculum developer with an MA in TESL. She is interested in the enhancement of creativity and the development of gifted education in students. In addition to teaching experience in Hong Kong, she has taught in the United States, Costa Rica, and Macau.
Dr. Suzannie Leung
Dr. Suzannie Leung is an assistant professor in Department of Curriculum and Instruction, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. She graduated from CityU with a BA (Hons) degree in Creative Media, a Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology and a
MEd degree in Educational Psychology (on dean’s honor list) from CUHK, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education (with distinction) and PhD from HKU.
Dr. Mantak Yuen
Dr. Mantak Yuen is Associate Professor and Director of the Centre for Advancement in Inclusive and Special Education, Faculty of Education, the University of Hong Kong. He is a registered counselling and educational psychologist, and a global career
development facilitator. He is a Fellow of Hong Kong Psychological Society and Fellow of the Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association.
Medium of Instruction
陳博士於香港大學修畢 PCEd 和 EdD 的學位。她在英語教學和課程發展方面都有相當經驗,並且擁有一個 MATESL 的學位。她致力於幫助學生發展潛能和提高創造力。除了在香港的教學經驗,她也曾在美國,哥斯達黎加和澳門等地任