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Storytelling with Nicole Bauberger

This program incorporates Storytelling, Drawing, Creative Writing, Performance Art. The program can come in a few formats: 1. Nicole will come and tell a Jack story, leading into it with riddles. Students draw their favourite part in oil pastel. Nicole assists the class in assembling the drawings on the board in order of the story, and they tell the story back to her. Grade suitablility 1-6. 2. Nicole has a repertoire of stories she can simply tell. Grade suitablility K-12. 3. Writing and telling stories - This workshop is based on Brett Dillingham’s storytelling workshop. Students create a visual portrait of a story and write and tell their story using this tool. Grade suitability 1 and up, although younger students may need assistance.

Grade Suitability:

See program description

Maximum Class Size:


Time Required:

1/2 hour - 2 hours, TBD by program.

Material Required:

School supplies material.

Language of Instruction:

English preferred, but French possible with teacher support.




Mon-Weds, Oct-Dec; Early Feb-March 2; May - June 5

Special Notes:

Minimum callout in Whitehorse is a half day’s work, teachers need to work together to cluster their requests.

Nicole Bauberger

Nicole Bauberger is a storyteller, painter, writer and arts educator. She educated herself through collaborations and apprenticeships with other artists and loves to bring the advantages of these unique learning opportunities to schools, continuing to learn from the collaborative adventures undertaken with students. She has taught art both at the University level as well as to five year olds. For four years she created murals with students in Ontario High Schools through the Ontario Artists in Education Program. Her work can often be seen at Arts Underground and the Yukon Artists @ Work Gallery.

Contact: 867-668-1577


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