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.

 

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

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

Author Visits - Little Creative Days

We are Tonya and Natasha the authors and storytelling sisters. Our stories are based on a little dog called Pojo who gets itchy paws and goes off on adventures whilst his owner Sam is asleep.  Stories cover themes such as pirates, Romans, Egyptians, Norman knights, Gunpowder... > 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

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

Sarah Hill, children’s author of the enchanting Whimsy Wood Family books

Sarah Hill leads inspirational assemblies, woodland-related literacy activities for Reception, Years 1 & 2 (KS1) and wonderfully whimsical creative writing workshops for Years 3,4,5 & 6 (KS2). Alternatively, you may prefer to arrange a Skype author visit with Sarah, as various... > 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

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

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Drama and Theatre: ComedySportz - Workshops in Improvisation and Comedy

ComedySportz offers a range of fully flexible improvisation-based workshops for schools, colleges and universities, catering to students of all ages and abilities. Based on the same principles we use in our shows, they promote confidence and self-expression alongside... > View Profile

History: History Workshops

Theatre Workshop was founded in 1991 by professional actors and writers. We tour extensively in Primary schools throughout the country. We deliver a high quality performance combined with an entertaining and informative workshop.Titles available The Entertaining Egyptians, The... > View Profile

World Culture: Didgeridoo and Aboriginal story-telling

Professional didgeridoo player and author of the best-selling range of tuition materials ‘How to Play the Didgeridoo’. Jonny can engage, educate, entertain and inspire all ages and abilities through workshops, presentations, demonstrations and performances using elements from... > View Profile

INSET: IROKO Theatre Company

IROKO Theatre Company, winner of The Guardian Charity Award for “its innovative approach to education”, is a theatre-in-education Company. The Company uses interactive performances and/or workshops in the art of oral storytelling, drama, music, dance, arts and... > View Profile

Egyptians: The Ancient Egyptians

Theatre Workshop Ltd is celebrating 25 years of touring primary schools with CREATE HISTORY WORKSHOPS. www.theatreworkshop.co.uk THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS Take part in worshipping the greatest Pharaoh of all times; mummify one of your classmates, discover the secrets of... > View Profile