Workshop with Rachel Rooney

Rachel Rooney

Rachel Rooney has run workshops for all age ranges and abilities, both as a teacher and as a children’s poet. At the beginning of the session, Rachel will introduce herself and then read a couple of her poems.

Then the class will work on creating a group poem followed by individual writing.

Towards the end of the session there will be the chance to read and share some of the work created during the workshop and ask Rachel questions

The Language of Cat Materials needed:

  • Flipchart or whiteboard
  • Pens and paper for the children

Workshop details:

Suitable for children in Years 5 and 6
Maximum numbers: 30 children
Length of workshop: approximately 1 hour 30 minutes
Please note that a class teacher should be present throughout the workshop

Free Gift

Children that attend a workshop will receive a FREE copy of My Life as a Goldfish by Rachel Rooney to take home with them.

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