What's Happening at Weetangera Primary School
Writers Festival 2017
Posted on 23 Aug 2017
This year’s Writing Festival is shaping up to be a fabulous week of activities with writing as the focus.
A number of exciting guests and events have been planned which your child is being invited to participate.
The week will consist of guest speakers:
Marc McBride, illustrator of the Deltora Quest series and World of Monsters. Recently, he has published ‘How to Draw’ books;
Nicole Godwin, a former parent of the school and writer of Ella;
Craig Cormick, a parent currently at the school and author of a wide range of both fictional and non-fictional books and,
Cath Blake, new to writing, who will be sharing the writing process she has undergone to write a fictional memoir about her great grandfather ‘Sir Henry Parkes’.
Classroom events include:
Celebrating ‘Wow’ words;
Story Time at the Tang;
Drop Everything and Write and,
Immersing ourselves in rich literature.