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Captivating Communication Designs, Q and A with Erth

  04-Aug-2021      10:30AM
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Captivating Communication Designs, Q and A with Erth

For over thirty years Erth’s theatrical productions and innovative community projects have challenged, inspired and informed audiences around the world.

Erth is recognised internationally as an innovator of physical and visual theatre and a creator of brave, unbridled work for children.

Erth are partnering with the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney to bring the amazing ‘Under the Sea’ exhibition at The Calyx to life, and within this are mentoring students to create an inspiring Codium fragile community awareness installation.

This FREE virtual excursion invites students to

  • Join the Erth team to learn about the essentials of creating a captivating ‘Community Awareness’ design for Codium fragile.
  • Discover how to engage an audience and share knowledge in a way that stimulates people to consider how they too can care for the intertidal ocean zone and the living world within it.
  • Bring their burning questions on how to design an effective Community Awarenes prototype, or discuss any design ideas they have had so far!

Virtual Excursion Details

10.30 -10.50am The Erth team will share some of their incredible and effective design techniques

10.50 -11.10am Student Q and A time (it would be helpful if your class had 2 or 3 questions prepared so students really drill into what they want to know)

Further ‘Face to Face’ Learning Opportunity 

Students can also join our Project Codium STEM Day, on site at the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney where they will learn

  • Scientific skills and knowledge about Codium with Dr Metti,
  • First Nations knowledge about caring for Sea country, with Aboriginal Elder Uncle Steve
  • Effective communication and design with Erth, and how to make a piece of Codium for the ‘Under the Sea’ exhibition at the Calyx
To stimulate student thinking and build understanding of Codium fragile, its habitat, and threats, watch our Project Codium movie found HERE

BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Botanic Gardens of Sydney

Event Details

Date & Time

  04-Aug-2021    10:30AM   + Google Calendar  + iCal Export

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Live Event - Scheduled

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Technology and Materials Requirements

Internet connection• A microphone so the presenter can hear the class. Please note that some laptop microphones are difficult to hear, and the positioning of the laptop is important for capturing sound.• A projector or smartboard that allows the students to see the presenter – your classroom smartboard is perfect for this.• Adequate sound volume (usually from your smartboard or external speakers). Laptop speakers are inadequate for your whole classroom to hear the presenter

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