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Bea Ferguson

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Contact: bea.ferguson44@gmail.com
Local authority: Edinburgh City
Languages: English
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Bea Ferguson is a very experienced storyteller who loves to tell stories to any age. She has worked extensively with nurseries, primary and secondary schools, adult groups and residents in care homes. She has recently been working in high schools with Pupil Equity Funding and is passionate about storytelling as a tool to raise attainment and self-esteem, and in the power to aid imaginative and creative writing.

Storytelling sessions are always fun and, with younger children, very interactive with participative stories, songs and rhymes. She is also a very experienced trainer with children and adults and was a senior tutor on the contemporary storytelling course for adults run in conjunction with Newbattle Abbey College.

Feedback from a recent CPD session rated Bea as amazing, fantastic and supportive.

Local authorities can visit

Dundee; East Dunbartonshire; East Lothian; East Renfrewshire; Edinburgh City; Falkirk; Fife; Glasgow City; Midlothian; North Ayrshire; North Lanarkshire; South Lanarkshire; West Lothian

Events can deliver

Performance; Talk; Workshop; Professional development, CLPL or CPD

Audience can work with

Adult learners; Care-experienced people; Carers; People living with dementia; Reluctant readers; Vulnerable young people (under 18); Young people in the community (e.g. Youth clubs, Guides, Scouts); Young people with additional support needs (under 18) (ASN/SEN)

Topics of work

Fairy tales, folklore & mythology

Age groups published for

Children; Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with

3-5; 6-8; 9-11; 12-14; 15-18; Adults

Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100