10 Years of Authors Live with Michael Rosen and Tanya Roberts

Join renowned children's author Michael Rosen and comic artist Tanya Roberts on Tuesday 3 March 2020 to celebrate 10 years of Authors Live!

Join Michael Rosen for a brilliant poetry event live illustrated by Scottish comic superstar Tanya Roberts. This is an excellent opportunity to explore poetry with legendary children's author Michael Rosen, who was the first ever guest on Authors Live in 2010 and is joining us to celebrate ten fantastic years of the programme!

Michael Rosen is the bestselling author of children's picture books and poetry, including award-winning titles We're Going on a Bear Hunt, Quick, Let's get Out of Here, and Chocolate Cake. He was Children's Laureate from 2007 to 2009 and continues to inspire a love of reading in children and adults alike.

Tanya Roberts is a comic artist from Edinburgh who has worked on big-name comics such as Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Toy Story and How to Train Your Dragon, as well as her own fantastic series Plagued: The Miranda Chronicles from BHP Comics.

Date: Tuesday 3 March 2020, 11am

Age: P2-P7

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Learning Resources

To help you make the most out of Authors Live broadcasts, we have a variety of learning resources available to download for free. The Michael Rosen learning resource(this will open in a new window) contains activities specific to some of the poems that Michael will be performing in this broadcast. The introducing poetry in the classroom resource(this will open in a new window) contains more general activities divided into four areas: quick activities to introduce poetry; performing poetry; creating a poetry friendly classroom; and poetry toolkit.