George Lucas Educational Foundation Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!

Matthew James Friday

Matthew is a classroom teacher and literacy manager working in an international school in China. He has experience teaching across all grades in elementary/primary schools in England, Germany and now Asia. He is also a published writer and professional storyteller for children. As well as doing storytelling in schools, he has worked in museums, galleries and at charity events. Matthew has delivered university lectures and Professional Development workshops to teachers on literacy and storytelling. Matthew tells myths, legends, fables and folk tales from around the world in English, and he has worked with Thai and Chinese translators delivering in a bi-lingual setting.

Areas of Interest: 
Eduction,
Literacy,
Writing,
Reading,
Storytelling,
Action,
Inquiry

User Activity

Posted article Lunchtime Is Club Time

1 week 6 hours ago to K-2 Primary

Posted blog The Power of the Postcard

3 weeks 6 days ago to Literacy

Posted blog Young Storytellers: The Tale Begins

7 months 1 hour ago to Literacy

Posted blog The Power of Poetry in Primary Classrooms

1 year 6 months ago to Literacy

Posted blog The Gift of Being a Dyslexic Teacher

1 year 12 months ago to Literacy

Replied to Why Storytelling in the Classroom Matters

2 years 1 month ago to Literacy

Posted blog Why Storytelling in the Classroom Matters

2 years 1 month ago to Literacy

Posted article Lunchtime Is Club Time

1 week 6 hours ago to K-2 Primary

Posted blog The Power of the Postcard

3 weeks 6 days ago to Literacy

Posted blog Young Storytellers: The Tale Begins

7 months 1 hour ago to Literacy

Posted blog The Power of Poetry in Primary Classrooms

1 year 6 months ago to Literacy

Posted blog The Gift of Being a Dyslexic Teacher

1 year 12 months ago to Literacy

Posted blog Why Storytelling in the Classroom Matters

2 years 1 month ago to Literacy