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Price per single workshop is £85

Price per five day course is £399

When attending the five day course, children will be required to bring a packed lunch along with suitable outdoor wear for the play area.

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January 2019

Juggling Plot and Description

January 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

We kick-start the New Year teaching children about the fine balance between the pacing and movement of a plot, along with knowing how and when to include the appropriate detail and description along the way.

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February 2019

Bring Your Character to LIFE!

February 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

Using our actors as templates, we give children the chance to craft their own characters through the use of words – bringing an array of colourful characters directly to life.

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The Writer’s Toolbox

February 24 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

Here, we teach children how to embellish their stories by pulling out literary devices from ‘The Writer’s Tool Box’. We explain and provide examples of personification, alliteration, similes, metaphors and onomatopoeia so children can use these tools to their advantage when crafting stories.

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March 2019

Punctuation Parade!

March 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

Here, our actors will personify a variety of punctuation, exploring its functional and stylistic importance within a story through imaginative scenes and examples of usage.

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The Plot Thickens…

March 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

From characters and setting, to events and storyline, in this workshop we will teach children how to use punchy openings, an array of colourful characters, an impactful climax and original endings in their stories. The purpose of this workshop is to encourage your child’s voice and individuality, helping them gain the confidence to be themselves and divert from the norm.

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April 2019

Treasure Trawlers

April 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

Using the analogy of pirates and a treasure map, we help your child structure and plan through their writing ideas, leading to a linear and well-defined story that can be treasured by all.

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May 2019

Superhero Star!

May 12 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

With fun and familiar examples, we inspire children to create their own super hero protagonist to star in their stories.

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June 2019

GRAB Your Reader’s Attention!

June 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

Here, we teach children how to use language and ideas to their advantage – gripping the reader early on and keeping their attention throughout the piece.

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Write a Sensory Rainbow!

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

Through an array of sensory demonstrations, we teach children how to transform a flat, dull piece of writing into a three-dimensional one that transports the reader into the scene.

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TIME is of the ESSENCE!

June 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

In this workshop, we teach children the importance of getting their ideas and descriptions down on the page in a specified amount of time – avoiding the verbose complications that can lead to confusing content and incomplete work.

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July 2019

Victorious Vocabulary!

July 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

To finish off the summer term, we celebrate the use of descriptive vocabulary – helping children to fully visualise its importance and impact in a piece of creative writing.

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August 2019

Test Event August

August 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Hut, Alpha Place, Chelsea
London, SW3 5SZ United Kingdom
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£80

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October 2019

Punctuation Parade!

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Hampshire School, 15 Manresa Rd
London, SW3 6NB
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£85

Here, our actors will personify a variety of punctuation, exploring its functional and stylistic importance within a story through imaginative scenes and examples of usage. At the end, we invite you to come and watch as the stories and noise are brought to life for the audience!

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7+ Comprehension and Composition Workshops – October Half Term

October 21 @ 10:00 am - October 25 @ 2:00 pm
The Hampshire School, 15 Manresa Rd
London, SW3 6NB
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£399

Designed for Year 1 and Year 2 students, our workshops offer in depth coverage of comprehension and composition skill and technique, preparing your child for a range of texts and challenges. You will not find any other workshops like ours: The style and delivery of content works, leading to an acceleration of learning, confidence and enthusiasm. 'Amazing workshops in a very positive environment' 'Unique yet on point' 'Putting children in the comprehension gives them a completely new way of learning…

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English grammar…like it’s never been done before – October Half Term

October 21 @ 10:00 am - October 25 @ 2:00 pm
The Hampshire School, 15 Manresa Rd
London, SW3 6NB
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£399

This five day course, designed for 6-8 year-olds, will cover fundamental and age-specific grammar in a fun, interactive and innovative style. Working through a visual booklet, packed with demonstrations and sensory cues, our actors will create theatre out of grammar, guaranteed to captivate your child's attention and create a memorable learning experience to enliven what's often considered, the dullest of subjects!  

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8+ Comprehension and Composition Workshops – October Half Term

October 21 @ 10:00 am - October 25 @ 2:00 pm
The Hampshire School, 15 Manresa Rd
London, SW3 6NB
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£399

Designed for Year 2 and Year 3 students, our workshops offer in depth coverage of comprehension and composition skill and technique, preparing your child for a range of texts and challenges. You will not find any other workshops like ours: The style and delivery of content works, leading to an acceleration of learning, confidence and enthusiasm. 'Amazing workshops in a very positive environment' 'Unique yet on point' 'Putting children in the comprehension gives them a completely new way of learning…

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