The interactive puppet show based on the fairy tale “Chicken Clicking” took place at Ejmiatsin Central Library after Hovhannes Hovhannisyan CNPO.
Within the scope of the program “Acting for Safer Online Environment: information literacy intervention for preschools” launched in September 2020 on the initiative and by the efforts of “Public Journalism Club” NGO, the American bestseller fairy tales “Chicken Clicking”, “The Technology Tail” and “Once Upon a Time... Online” have been translated and published in Armenian. Later in cooperation with “Hekiateren” Mobile Interactive Puppet Theater, a performance was staged based on the fairy tale “Chicken Clicking” in which the children of Ejmiatsin participated.
The event was attended by Amirah Ismail, the Cultural Affairs Officer of the US Embassy in RA and Seda Muradyan, the President of “Public Journalism Club” NGO.
Reading these books helps both adults and children to better understand the internet and media and the opportunities they provide, they learn how to avoid possible traps on the internet.
At the end of the event, the children received fairy tales appropriate for their ages, and the library also was replenished with fairy tales.
The program has already been implemented in several regions, in Yerevan and will be continuous.
The program is implemented with the support of the US Embassy in Armenia.