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.

 

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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Shakespeare: Strawberry Words - Shakespeare's Kids Academy

Shakespeare’s Kids Academy is a series of Shakespeare drama workshops for Keystage 2 pupils. Created by a former RSC Education Practitioner. In each programme pupils will: Learn the plot of a play Investigate the themes and characters Use spoken language to explore... > View Profile

World Book Day: World Book Day 2019 - As Creatives

Whether you’re looking for a visit from the world's latest superhero (our very own Bookman), an opportunity to learn more about well-loved characters through drawing and illustration or some magical ways of inspiring pupils to tell their own tales, you’ll find something to suit... > View Profile

INSET: 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

INSET: Barry Jackson - Effective Communication Skills

I am a member of the Professional Speaking Association, Toastmasters' International Speakers' Club and the Global Speakers' Federation; so helping youngsters to project themselves is one of my specialities. As regards Preparation for Work, the most popular... > View Profile

Circus Skills: Seaside Circus - Circus skills workshops

Seaside Circus teaches a wide range of circus skills.  These sessions can be taught as a one off, a drop in, a structured session, sensory sessions, and more. We are confident we can tailor something to suit your and the participants needs. We focus on using group... > View Profile