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Kiln work:
Working with Clay in the Classroom

Do you want to know how to work with clay, so that you can teach ceramics in your school?

Do you have a kiln in your school but you don't know how to use it?

Would you like to establish a ceramics area within your school and are not sure how?

If you answer yes to any of these questions, this one day course is for you!

The Working with Clay in the Classroom course is aimed at:
• Teachers working in primary schools
• Teachers working in secondary schools
• Student teachers

Aim of the course: To cover both practical and technical aspects of working with clay in the classroom environment, from making to firing.

You will have the opportunity to gain an insight into the practical and technical aspects of working with such an exciting and tactile medium in the classroom environment.

Date: Friday 27th April 2012

Time: 9:30-15:30

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Course Content:

• How to fire a kiln correctly and safely
• Working with clay as a material (building/forming)
• Storage
• Health and safety issues
• Glazing and use of colour
• Firing
• Overcoming the limitations of the classroom environment

Who will be running the course?

The course will be delivered by Kelly Campbell. Kelly is truly passionate about ceramics and its further development as a subject and is keen to share this with you through this Working with Clay in the Classroom course offered by Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Cost: £130 per delegate

For more information and to book onto the course please contact the Cardiff School of Education:
Tel: 02920 417078

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