Author Visits

Author visits are usually split into either an AM session (9.45am – 12 noon) or PM session (1pm until 3pm). 

Natalie can also be booked for full day sessions upon request.

Prices start from as little as £50. 

Monty the Manatee Kindness Assembly and Craft Workshops

Includes a whole or part school assembly on the power of kindness and friendship, plus a story telling session where author Natalie Pritchard reads Monty the Manatee to the pupils.

This is then followed by kindness related craft workshops in the classrooms, led by teachers (ideas and some resources are provided by the author). Children will also get the chance to find out about the process of writing a book and becoming an author in a special ‘Ask the Author Q&A session’.

All children will receive a free Monty the Manatee bookmark and will get the chance to purchase a signed and personalised copy of Monty the Manatee and Sully the Seahorse.

 

Sully the Seahorse Self-Esteem / Growth Mindset Assembly and Workshops

Includes a whole or part school assembly on the importance of trying hard and believing in yourself to encourage high self-esteem in children. This will include a story-telling session where author Natalie Pritchard will read Sully the Seahorse to the pupils.

The assembly will be followed by activities in the classrooms aimed at building confidence and self-esteem. Children will also get the chance to find out about the process of writing a book and becoming an author in a special ‘Ask the Author Q&A session’.

All children will receive a free Sully the Seahorse bookmark and will get the chance to purchase a signed and personalised copy of Monty the Manatee and Sully the Seahorse.

 

Become an Author for the Day – Assembly and Writing Workshops

Includes a whole or part school assembly where Natalie tells the story of how she became an author.  She gives a fascinating insight into the process of writing and publishing a book – aiming to inspire lots of budding young authors of the future! 

The assembly will be followed by writing workshops in the classrooms, where children will be encouraged to write their own sea creature story!  Children will also get the chance to find out about the process of writing a book and becoming an author in a special ‘Ask the Author Q&A session’.

All children will receive a free Sully the Seahorse bookmark and will get the chance to purchase a signed and personalised copy of Monty the Manatee and Sully the Seahorse.