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

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

Author Visits - Little Creative Days

We are Tonya and Natasha, storytelling sisters and authors of a range of stories about a little dog called Pojo who gets itchy paws and goes off on adventures whilst his owner Sam is asleep.  His stories cover the following themes:-  Pirates - Pojo & The Chest of Dreams,... > 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

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

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

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 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

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

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Drama and Theatre: Drama, Dance and Song workshops for all ages

Outburst Theatre is a group of professional performers who have come together to share their skills with young people and adults alike. Among us are theatre and film actors, singer-songwriters, circus performers and dancers. We are a highly creative bunch with a passion... > View Profile

History: Medieval Days

Are you looking to introduce that "wow" factor to your history topic? I will arrive in costume and bring a huge collection of stunning historical resources - both genuine and reproduction - along to your school and offer a hands on medieval (or other historical... > View Profile

Sports: Yoga & Meditation Workshops

Heartfelt Yoga & Meditation run Yoga Workshops throughout Essex and London for schools, charity organisations and festivals. Children will discover some of the benefits of yoga and how it can be fun, a great way to exercise, as well as providing strategies to deal with... > View Profile

Black History: African Drumming, Dance and Music

Led by African dancer musician Seby Ntege,Drum arts Ngoma is an African performing arts organisation based in London run and managed by a group of professional African dancers and musicians. This means that all our artistic engagements in the school workshops, community... > View Profile

Craft: Splat Creative

SPLAT brings the curriculum to life with inspiring workshops that can be tailor-made to support your own themed activities in school. SPLAT run whole week, full day or half day workshops suitable for whole classes or smaller groups. Children can build large, impressive... > View Profile