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Come join me as I take you along on a journey of writing my Thai-riffic! book. Students will get an insight into two of my main characters, Lengy a Thai kid and Mr Winfree, his crazy English teacher. They’ll discover how much of the book is true. Oliver uses his teacher and stand-up comedian experience to bring out the funny side of writing. Students find out where story ideas come from and how easy it is to write wacky and silly stories. There’s fun and a dash of drama in this interactive and entertaining talk.
The writing process, from the idea to the story. The publishing process, from the story to the book. Writing Humour. Creating funny characters and stories. Celebrating cultural diversity.
Want to write a story and don’t know where to start? Oliver will take students on a series of short, engaging writing lessons that will allow them to come up with ideas. Create plots and characters in a few minutes, with extension activities that they can continue to work on later. Oliver will tailor the […]
Here’s a chance to visit Oliver’s P studio, where he writes his hilarious books, such as Thai-riffic!, Natural Born Loser and Don’t Follow Vee. Students will discover Oliver’s inspiration for his books, as well as give them some tips on how to get started on their epic funny tales. This is a fresh opportunity to […]
Students have a wonderful sense of humour and it’s a key ingredient to make writing fun. I’ll use my stand up comedian experience and help students come up with their own wacky ideas that can be turned into funny stories. We’ll use various methods that will allow students to create crazy characters and stories. I […]