Nautilus mollusk is a sea creature known for its peculiar ability to propel itself through the water by use of air chambers inside its shell. The French author, Jules Verne, named his magnificent submarine after this amazing creature and its interior is one of the primary characters in his adventure novel, ’20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.’
Ayaan Aamir is a 11-year-old popular storyteller, writer and author of the book ‘African Adventure’ which was chosen as one of the 30 best entries globally and published by Oxford Reading Tree. Taking the Creative Kids Café stage on day six at Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF 2019), Ayaan revealed how his passion for reading and creativity earned him the Oxford Writing Competition’s top prize in 2016.
The Sharjah-based non-profit Kalimat Foundation for Children’s Empowerment (KF) and Knowledge without Borders (KwB)’s cultural initiative – ‘1001 Titles’, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote the publication of accessible learning materials for print disabled children in the UAE and Arab region.
Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA), said that a huge investment is required to support and nurture children with education in order to ensure a world based on open dialogue and understanding.
Wearable devices can truly begin to feel like a part of you. People are using such devices in a much more personal fashion these days.
The wait for the region’s largest children’s reading event – Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF) is finally over. The 11th edition of the much anticipated annual literary event opens doors on Wednesday at Sharjah Expo Centre.
The 12th edition of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF) is ready to open its door for a wide range of activities for young children as well as book lovers. The event incorporated with young readers with creators of children’s literature and allied arts starting from May 19 - 29, 4pm - 10pm, at the Sharjah Expo Centre.
The 12th edition of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF), organised by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) will host a series of fun and educational workshops and activities, from May 19 to 29 to provide opportunities
As many as 80,000 reading enthusiasts of all ages visited the 11-day reading festival have connected with authors and publishers from 15 countries in a series of both live and virtual interactions.
Blending science with aesthetics, children gained a deeper understanding of density and mass as they created their very own mini-ocean inside a glass jar at the ‘Ocean Layers’ workshop held at the 12th Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF).