Summer

School

Welcome to Steve Skidmore Week!

Leicester born Steve has written over 250 books for children and edited many more for several major publishing houses. Steve is in demand across the world – he has visited hundreds of schools and libraries delivering talks and masterclasses to thousands of students. In 2019, Steve became Leicester’s Patron of Reading. Find out more about Steve here.

Activity highlights: Designing your own killer food, creating maps to amazing worlds, designing your own graphic novels.

To get the most from your week, we suggest you work through the videos and activities in the order they appear in the timetable below.

Timetable & Activities

Good morning!

Welcome to the week! Press play to meet your teacher, Mr Lee!

Activity
One

Meet the amazing Steve Skidmore!

Activity
Two

Are you an author?

Activity
Three

Brilliant Book Covers!

Good morning!

Welcome to Killer Custard!

Activity
One

Steve Skidmore talks all about Killer Custard!

Activity
Two

How does it end?!

Activity
Three

Killer Cuisine

Good morning!

Welcome to Action Dogs!

Activity
One

Steve Skidmore talks all about Action Dogs!

Activity
Two

Super Character creation!

Activity
Three

Heroes and Villains Top Trumps

Good morning!

Welcome to Galaxy Warriors!

Activity
One

Steve Skidmore talks all about Galaxy Warriors!

Activity
Two

Getting Graphic

Activity
Three

Moon Science

Good morning!

Welcome to Dragonsdale!

Activity
One

Steve Skidmore talks all about Dragonsdale!

Activity
Two

Dragon Character Creation

Activity
Three

Mapping Worlds