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James Patterson

Flash Windows Media

Friday 20th November, 2:00-2:30

Venue: Online, in your classroom, library or school hall!

Starring: Host Zoe Salmon and illustrator Garry Parsons, with videos featuring children’s author James Patterson

Save the date for the first ever Puffin Virtually Live webcast all about James Patterson children’s series Middle School. You can look forward to a packed show that will stretch your class’s creative writing and drawing skills.

We’ll be going on a trip to Australia with James Patterson and learning how to play flag American Football. Plus illustrator Garry Parsons will be leading a global draw-along and answering you questions about drawing and coming up with ideas - so submit them now!

Download the lesson plans, draw-along sheets and eye-spy cards now!

Sign up now here!

You’ll find lots of brilliant resources to accompany the series on the James Patterson website (http://www.jamespatterson.co.uk/schools/) and we’ll have tailored resources up on the Virtually Live site soon.
Puffin Virtually Live is a free series of live, curriculum-tailored webcasts starring children’s authors and illustrators. By bringing stories to life, it encourages reading for pleasure for Key Stage 2 pupils.

During a 30-minute episode you can look forward to author interviews (led by live questions from the online audience), draw-alongs and theatrical performances. Register and watch previous shows on demand at www.puffinvirtuallylive.co.uk

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