Literacy; Book Weeks & World Book Day

Our literacy programmes are perfect for your World Book Day celebrations, book weeks across the UK, or as special treat any time throughout the year. Bigfoot are proud to have on offer a wide range of literacy programmes to suit every topic, theme and school!

Download our CREATIVE LITERACY flier for more information

Please also visit our LOCATIONS pages for each regional price list

READ-Y, PEN STEADY...GO!

Assembly & Workshops for Years 1-6

We have a problem; nobody wants to read Kit’s story. With your school’s help, can you and Kit try
to figure out what it is that makes reading fun? Exciting plots, colourful characters, wonderful &
whacky locations…and the use of words and sounds that make us want to read on of course!

CHARLIE & THE AWESOME AUTHORS

Performance workshops for Years 1-6

Meet Charlie Smith, an intergalactic time traveller from the 31st Century, who has come to earth to explore the most awesome authors from the past and present such as William Shakespeare, Hans Christian Anderson, Beatrix Potter, Charles Dickens, Roald Dahl and Julia Donaldson…who could be the next big author for 2017?!

SHAKESPEARE AIN'T THAT BARD!

Assembly & Workshops for Years 1-6

Join Sir Bardwell as he works with your students to battle with contemporary hip hop beats and modern day interpretations of Shakespearean text in order to stage some of the Bard’s work in a refreshingly exciting new way!

RAPSPEARE

Workshops for KS2 & KS3

Discover how to connect with Elizabethan language by smashing apart the iambic pentameter and learning to articulate Shakespeare in a fresh and exciting new way.

COME AN' SEE ANANSI

Assembly & Workshops for Years 1-6

When Anansi is brought to life and drops into your school, be prepared for a lively story adventure! Weaving and spinning vibrant tales from the shores of the Caribbean and Africa, this cunning half-man half-spider is the ultimate trickster!

DICKENS, GRUEL...AND A WHOLE LOT MORE!

Assembly & Workshops for Years 1-6

Invite Bigfoot into your school and discover who Dickens was, what inspired him to write and why he became famous the world over.

Introduction to Shakespeare days

Workshops for Years 1-6

These popular ‘specialist buzz’ days are a perfect introduction to William Shakespeare and his most famous texts, highlighting the importance of his legacy to storytelling and literature.