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Pie Corbett at Victoria Hall, Saltaire - **Wednesday 2nd October 2013**

Wednesday, 02 October 2013

The Creative Conference - developing poetry, storytelling and writing through Art

Venue: Victoria Hall, Victoria Road, Saltaire, West Yorkshire BD18 3JS, UK
Date: Wednesday 2nd October 2013

In this exceptional inservice conference, the inspirational Pie Corbett will explore how educators can develop pupils' storytelling, writing and poetry skills through art. A series of inspirational and creative sessions will illustrate how paintings, sculptures, prints and photographs can be used to develop teacher pupil interaction and creative curriculum activities with the aim of improving critical thinking, writing and storytelling skills in pupils.

Full conference outlined below.


  • £199.00 VAT (including lunch and refreshments)
  • £184.00 VAT (including refreshments)
Group booking over 5 delegates 10% discount

Use our online booking service now or contact us to book your place. You can also download and complete our booking form and send it to us at or fax it to us at 0208 465 5111. Please note that the last date to receive bookings for this event is 31st September 2013.
**Browse and buy Pie's books ready for the event here!**


1. To inspire a creative curriculum.
2. To develop greater teacher confidence.
3. To develop quality teacher pupil interaction.
4. Promote first class out of school learning opportunities.
5. Set high standards in quality first teaching.
6. To develop a sustainable and ever expanding development of teaching and enthusiasm for teaching across the curriculum.


1. By promoting effective teaching practices to develop critical thinkers, readers and writers.
2. Demonstrating quality teacher/pupils interactive strategies and activities.
3. By supporting exceptional people to be exceptional teachers.
4. By enabling good teachers to be confident, fluent and secure in their teaching.
5. By demonstrating creative practice within a sound framework of proven strategies.


 Conference Outline

9.30 - 10.00am Registration and refreshments.

10.00 - 10.15am Welcome by Eddie Burnett Diretor of Ltd

10.15 - 11.15am Pie Corbett Session 1: Reading images, creative games and writing poetry.

11.15 - 11.30am Break

11.30 - 12.30pm Pie Corbett Session 2: Drama, storytelling and art

12.30 - 13.45pm Lunch and opportunity to look at Hockney exhibition at Salts Mill Gallery (5 minutes from Victoria Hall)

Prompt start 13.45 - 14.45pm Pie Corbett Session 3: From images, through stroytelling into writing.

14.45 - 15.15pm TBC Performanc by Saviour Pirotta, John Agard, TUUP or James Carter

15.15 - 15.25pm Close and thanks