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Award-winning author of books for all ages, offering inspiring workshops, poetry and prose, performances, talks,insets and motivation for the reluctant!
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Widely published poet & performer.Visits schools & leads workshops. Be entertained and inspired by guitar playing poet.
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Award-winning children's author & children's television scriptwriter. Also a published poet. Co-founder of the programme Book Pen Pals (@BookPenPals).
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Inspiring children to write and perform poetry, write stories, and become storytellers. Enhanced DBS. Public Liability Insurance.
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Recommended Read for World Book Day: graphic novel (London Deep)+ Spartapuss (ancient Rome ruled by cats) Beowuff (Anglo-Saxon vs Viking dogs)+ Roobarb & Custard. AVAILABLE WORLD BOOK DAY WEEK
I am a writer, poet-storyteller and performer and I work with people of all ages and from different walks of life. I've given storytelling performances in theatres, told stories in hundreds of schools and community venues and have explored creative writing with many groups.
From 6 months to Year 6 . . . award-winning children's author, illustrator and poet.
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Storytelling/Read Aloud and Poetry workshops,inspiring children of all abilities www.christinagabbitas.com
FULLY BOOKED for WORLD BOOK WEEK 2020
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Experienced teacher and author of epic fantasy and children's chapter books, Matt Beighton delivers tailored topic and literacy-based workshops for all; whether it’s getting started with ideas or stretching more-able writers.
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Pirates? Yaks? Dinosaurs? Alex offers fun and interactive writing workshops for KS2, KS1 and EYFS. Taking bookings for 2021 onwards. Discounts for autumn term bookings.
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Author of over 100 books for boys and girls. Very experienced at fun, interactive presentations for 4 - 12s with music/drama/literacy initiatives.
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Author and poet loves to inspire Nursery, KS1 and KS2 to create their own stories and poems.
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Merseyside/Lancs/North Wales based author of picture books, poems and plays, delivers exciting, interactive and inspirational sessions for EYFS, KS1, KS2 and High School / Further Ed.
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High energy author visits to motivate, enthuse and excite children about books, reading and writing.
Children's author and storyteller offering Creative Writing & Storytelling sessions to schools for children of all ages which are informative, inspiring and best of all, fun!
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Award-winning, London-based children's comedy poet, author, entertainer providing fun writing workshops and performances for all ages and abilities
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The UK's LGBT History Month Poet Laureate and Yorkshire's Olympic Poet for 2012.
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Blue Peter Award-winning author of funny stories, poetry and non-fiction. Amazing storyteller and specialist at getting children reading. Inspiration guaranteed!
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Children's fiction author, educational writer and expert in using drama to inspire KS2 writers. Special expertise in transition to Secondary school.
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Internationally award-winning author of novels and novels-in-verse for children and young adults. Presentations / workshops on a wide range of topics.
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Poetry Star of BBC1, I guarantee a wonderful day for your school, library or festival #inspirational
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Award winning picture book author. Interactive talks and workshops for Key Stage 1 and adults. Full CRB.
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An inspirational writer, illustrator and performer who uses spoken word, creative writing, music and art to engage all children in reaching their creative potential.
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