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The LitWits Workshop on A SINGLE SHARD

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$50 – $65
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We’ll spend three sensory, creative hours doing what the characters and author did, and learning all kinds of valuable lessons from them!

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The story

A SIngle Shard by Linda Sue Park (2001) | In 12th-century Korea, the orphaned Tree-ear spends his days trying to find food for himself and his wise old friend Crane-man--but he longs to be a celadon potter like the masterful Min. After breaking one of Min's pieces, Tree-ear works off the debt and learns to make beautiful pottery. When he's sent on a long journey to show Min's pottery to the king, Tree-ear has to face disaster with courage. This is a quietly beautiful story of old Korea, and of the rewards that come with diligence, determination, and devotion to a craft and master.

The workshop

A few weeks before our workshop, we'll send your child a LitWits Kit of supplies. (See what that looks like here. Note that our supplies always include a story-related snack, but we'll let you know what that is ahead of time, so you can replace as necessary.)

The kit includes the book, which should be read or listened to before the workshop. It's fine to use your own heavily abridged and/or audio version instead--whatever makes the book more enjoyable for your child.

In the workshop, we'll spend three sensory, creative hours doing what the characters and author did, and learning all kinds of valuable lessons from them! (Learn more about our experiential workshops here.)

Kids have a blast opening their LitWits Kits in class, removing each item step by step in a “slow reveal,” as we talk, work, and play our way through the story’s narrative arc.

Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (AM and PM sessions are for different ages) - Registration closes March 29

Ages: The morning session (9a-12p PST) is for ages 7+; the afternoon session (1-4p PST) is for ages 10+. Older kids are welcome to attend the younger session, but not the other way around. Learn how the content differs here, under "Details."

Cost: The cost for the first child is $65; the price for each additional sibling is $50. Prices include a LitWits Kit of supplies. LitWits is an approved vendor for Ocean Grove Charter School: use promo code CHARTER on the ticket page to register without prepaying.

Cancellation policy: We can offer refunds only for orders cancelled 30 days prior to the workshop; by then we've already bought (and possibly already shipped) nonreturnable supplies. Unfortunately, we can't offer makeups.

Other LitWitty learning options for this book

1. A week or two after our workshop, a recorded version will be available online for just $25. Have a fun, memorable "field trip" together as a family (or co-op)! We'll send you all the printables needed, and you can use our list to gather your own easy, inexpensive supplies. Learn more and see our current offerings here.

2. We'll also be publishing an Explorer's Guide for $18, so you can TIY.

Subscribe to find out as soon as those options are available!

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