February 15-26. The vPlus Festival is an online festival from Potential Plus UK, full of workshops, webinars and discussions for young people with enquiring minds, their families and schools.


Actions Speak Louder than Words – Paul Cookson – Ages 5-8

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Actions Speak Louder than Words – Paul Cookson – Ages 5-8

Ages 5-8

Virtual but interactive! You will join in – wherever you are – with poet Paul Cookson as he shares poems from his latest collections. Fun and laughter guaranteed. Like pantomime, but with better rhymes!

Session Presenter

Paul Cookson

Paul Cookson

Paul has worked as a poet since 1989 and since then has visited thousands of schools and performed to thousands of pupils and staff. With over sixty titles to his name, Paul has sold well over three-quarters of a million books and his poems appear in over two hundred other books. First joining Potential Plus UK at the Big Family Weekend in 2019, Paul has since run a series of poetry workshops for our vPlus Courses this year and has another workshop for 5-8 year olds on Monday 22nd February.

Event Hours(1)

  • Thurs 18th Feb

    09.30 - 10.30

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Potential Plus UK is a leading UK charity in the field of High Learning Potential (gifted/more able) and Dual or Multiple Exceptionality (gifted/more able + special educational need or disability). If you would like to find out more about how we support children and young people, their families and schools please see our parent website Potential Plus UK

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We are grateful to the Government for funding this festival free through the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund


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