School Author Workshops

Here is a list of School Author Workshops. Enquire here about any of these workshops or select one to view below. You may also search for a specific area or age group.

 

Performance Poetry With Ian Bland

Writing and performing high quality poetry is a real and valuable skill well within reach of all children in our primary schools. Inviting a professional children's poet to work in school can be a fantastic opportunity for children and teachers alike to experience new... > View Profile

Fiona Cummings

Fiona Cummings leads fun, interactive workshops. She shows how to build characters and storylines and shows the value of editing work (however painful that might be!) Fiona uses props and role-play to keep children stimulated and ensures that each child can participate in the... > View Profile

Author and storyteller

“Kindled our children’s interest in reading” (Brockhurst & Marlston House Preparatory Schools, Hermitage).   “Booking Ed Wicke to come to our school was one of the best decisions I have made as English Co-ordinator.” (Fair Oak Juniors, Eastleigh)   “The perfect way to... > View Profile

Children's Authors In Schools

DENIS BOND is an ex-teacher who has had more than 70 books published and who has written hundreds of TV scripts. He has visited over a thousand different schools throughout the UK and abroad, is a member of The National Writers In Education (NAWE) is fully insured and has... > View Profile

An Author;s Visit Doesn't Get Better Than This

It is no surprise the UK's leading conference on education for teachers, The Education Show at Brimingham National Exhibition Centre, hires Adrian for their seminar 'How To Enchant & Enhance Learning with Inter-active Storytelling.'. With... > View Profile

Children's Non-Fiction Author | School Workshops

I am John Malam, author of 200+ children's non-fiction books on a wide range of topics. I am a popular and inspirational school visitor, and offer a range of sessions for FS, KS1, KS2 and KS3. Sessions include talks, readings and writing workshops. New for... > View Profile

IAN BILLINGS - COMIC, WRITER and POET

Comic, author, poet Ian Billings' literacy workshops and stand-up comedy shows address key objectives for KS2 Literacy. Ian presents LITERARY WORKSHOPS about creating character, action and narrative to convey story, themes, emotions and ideas - Using dramatic techniques... > View Profile

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Problem Solving: Give Me Some Credit

An introduction to global debt with problem solving activities Debt. It’s a big scary word. But there is more to debt than mortgages and student loans. Put the pieces together to learn how global finance affects individual lives in developing nations, and critically... > View Profile

Design Technology: 3D Printing - an interactive introduction

Pupils can experience first-hand the thrill of this exciting new technology! Half or full-day workshops with hands-on experience and an introduction to 3D model making and printing using food safe PLA plastic. We can bring two 3D printers safely into the class room,... > View Profile

Art: Paint2Create

Through this high quality, after school six-week programme 'The Art of Abstraction', is intended to make art a fun and safe experience, encouraging, children to explore and express themselves through art. The programme is designed to help improve a child's confidence and... > View Profile

Puppet: Puppet Magic

Christopher Somerville (Mr. Bimbamboozle) is North Wales' best loved and most experienced children's entertainer. During term time he offers specialist Punch and Judy and puppet workshops in schools while his children's show combining Magic and Punch & Judy... > View Profile

Drama and Theatre: Story Theatre - "Gory Stories and Just Desserts"

Dawn provides contemporary and interactive storytelling shows and workshops customised for all ages. Her new show for 2013 is  a two handed performance - "Keeping Up With The Gods" a series of stories taken from the 3000 year old Greek myth: The Odyssey;... > View Profile

Animation: Animation Nation

Animation Nation provides stop-motion animation workshops across the UK for primary and secondary schools, SEN, EBD, PRU, colleges, youth & community groups, school holiday activities & clubs, teacher training insets, corporate team building events and much... > View Profile

PSHE: Crime and Anti-Social Behaviour Workshops

We provide workshops, interactive sessions and presentations to young people aged 11-18 . In particular, we provide young people with the skills to identify and explore the dangers of criminal and anti-social behaviour. With these skills they will be able to develop a greater... > View Profile