High Schools

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Josh is available to speak in person or via Skype (for schools outside of Western Australia) Contact Josh directly the inquire about cost and availability.

Talks and presentations include:

A Writers Life

Award winning author and illustrator, Josh Langley is available to come to your school and talk about his writing career. Suitable Year 7 to 12.

Topics:

  • How he started writing and illustrating.
  • How he got published.
  • What it’s like to win a national award.
  • How the publishing industry works.
  • How to work an author platform.
  • Questions and Answers.

How to Write a Children’s Picture Book

Josh Langley takes the students behind the scenes and shows them what it’s like to create an award winning children’s picture book.

Topics:

  • Where did the idea come from?
  • The writing and illustration process.
  • The editing process.
  • Publication, promotion, reviews and media
  • Questions and Answers

Motivational Talk

Josh discusses his troubled upbringing and how he overcame failing high school and being unemployed to become an award winning radio copywriter and children’s author.

Topics:

  • Josh’s upbringing
  • Failing high school is not the end.
  • Different career paths for different people.
  • Importance of mental and emotional well-being.
  • How to be your own best friend.

Picture Book Year 7 and 8 Curriculum

His award winning It’s OK It’s OK to Feel The Way Way, is being used as part of the English curriculum for year 7 and 8 students at Sydney Girls School and is now available across Australia. 

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Year 7 and 8 English Curriculum aspect for Picture Books includes.

  • Teacher resources and lesson plan
  • A copy of It’s OK to Feel the Way You Do
  • Skype Call with Josh (45 minutes) , where he can judge the winners of the drawing exercise, talk about his life as a author, provide insights into the publishing industry and answer pre-prepared questions from students.
  • Cost: $330

To inquire about book Josh for a skype package for your year 7 or 8 class, contact Josh directly

Ph: 0417 942 232 or email josh (at) outsidecreative.com.au

or he can be booked through Creative Net Speakers Agency.

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