Past Community Projects
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Since 2018 we've gone on to created BigD Stories projects with the concept creating digital BSL video aim for young deaf children across UK mainstream and deaf institution schools to promote literacy development in BSL and English.
BIG D COLLECTION STORIES 21'
Big D Collection Stories is a literacy project which includes Theatre and Art workshops in British Sign Language (BSL) and English. Using our brand-new book and BSL digital video, we will work with a group of deaf children and encourage them to read more books.
This project has been funded by the Arts Council England with support from House of Illustration and Medway Council Arts and Libraries Team.
You can watch BigD Stories feature film, this project took place at Warren School, Thurrock summer 2019. We hope you will enjoy watching the work we have done below.
BIG D STORIES 19'
Robin Hood & Little Red Hood
This project was D-Live!’s second children BigDstories workshop and funded by Awards For All. The main objective of the project was to engage and encourage more Deaf children get activate and involve with English literature stories.
The project model structure successfully delivered to six schools across in UK. Working with theatre/art/English literacy tools and digital in UK. This also was our second collaboration with Mess Room.
BIG D STORIES 18'
Jungle Book & Bad Dad
This project was D-Live!’s first families and children BigDstories workshop. The main objective of the project was to engage and encourage more Deaf children get activate and involve with English literature stories. The project itself was the first kind to involve with theatre/art/English literacy tools and digital in UK.
This gave us the opportunity to work and collaborate with Mess Room where we had same common ground & goal to see families to take part of Deaf friendly accessible event by bringing communities together.