ONLINE Climate For Children
Instructor: Dorothy Bentley
MEMBER PRICE: $33.75 (with member coupon AWCSM25)
NON-MEMBER PRICE: $45.00
Are you interested in tackling climate issues in children's literature, but you don't know where to start? Join Dorothy Bentley, the author of Escape from the Wildfire, in this interactive workshop where you'll explore storytelling touchstones using current issues with sensitivity to children's needs.
This is an interactive online class using the Zoom web platform.
Dorothy Bentley was born in Southern Ontario and has made Alberta her home for many years. She has taught creative writing, written a newspaper column, and works for the Writer’s Guild of Alberta. A nature enthusiast, she is an advocate of tree planting. Surviving the trauma of a devastating wildfire herself inspired her to research and write about the topic in Escape from the Wildfire, published by Lorimer Kids & Teens, 2022. She is also the author of a picture book, Summer North Coming, published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2019. She lives near Okotoks, Alberta.