British Cultural Values Curricular Poetry 17/18  

Aiming to teach a million young people about
 'Respect, Tolerance, Rule of Law and Democracy'

PRODUCTS & PACKAGES

All prices quoted are INCLUSIVE of an individual school's contributions towards international travel and local accommodation.

Prices do not include local travel expenses, daily subsistence allowance, or local taxes where applicable.


School Assembly: An Introduction to Spoken Word Poetry

A poet-led presentation involving the performance of a number of original pieces of the poet’s own work + an explanation of the ‘history’ of spoken word poetry, both in the UK and elsewhere.

Opportunities exist (if required) for audience participation and/or a Q&A session to be incorporated.

Approx 1 hour

Only available as part of a package of 1 or more days



One-day Workshop: Whole Year Group/Cohort - Option A                £675
A poet-led workshop involving up to 150 students for the entire day. The same group of students work with the poet to move ‘from page to stage’ in one day!
Package details:     Full day - max 6hrs approx (excluding breaks)
Age Range and Group Size:    7 years and above; up to approx 150 students


One-day Workshop: Whole Year Group/Cohort - Option B                £675

A single-session poet-led workshop (1 - 1.5hrs each), working with one class at a time, is re-run with all classes in a year group/cohort. The session teaches some beatboxing and performance poetry techniques.
Package details:     Full day - max 6hrs approx (excluding breaks)
Age Range and Group Size:    7 years and above; up to approx 150 students


Week-long* Package: “From Page to Stage to Slam!”                        £3,500        

                               * Actual duration of package can be adapted to suit individual school’s requirements.

A programme of workshops and sessions designed to help participants move from complete beginner to confident performance poet, culminating in a showcase or slam poetry competition MC’d by the poet. Precise details can be negotiated to suit your school’s requirements.

There is also the option for staff development and/or parent workshops to be built into this programme.

Package details:     5 x full days   +   1 x evening show   +   1 x weekend/ after-school parent or staff workshop

Age Range and Group Size:       Negotiable


Link to 21st century skills and literacy skills:

  • Teamwork
  • Creativity
  • Initiative
  • Problem-solving
  • Critical thinking
  • Oral & written communication skills