All About Grace Followheart
Gracie May is a Storyteller, and Educational Entertainer. With a background in television and theatre combined with her love for working in nurseries and schools.
With a background in television and theatre, Grace has a passion for delivering creative education in schools and nurseries. Through her love of the creative and performing arts, including drama, dance and music, she aims to bridge gaps in learning by enhancing key areas of learning with a creative approach. She develops and delivers sessions in literacy, math, history and physical development in a way that combines performing arts. This combination means children learn core subjects, through a fun interactive approach, with the transferable skills which performing arts has to offer.
Grace creates bespoke drama/storytelling based workshops to compliment schools in teaching topics in an interactive age-appropriate way. Grace works with primary school aged children in KS1 and KS2.
Storytelling – interactive drama based adventures
Toddle Fit – early years fitness classes
Number Fun – early years maths
Grace aims for all her workshops to include aspects of Storytelling, Drama, Singing and Dance, connecting with each and every child in the room.
Her Storytelling aims are for:
- All children to be able to tell you the basic outline of the story
- Most children will be able to tell you what happens in the story and remember some characters names.
- Some children will be able to tell you the story in great detail.
- Partner and teamwork
- character development
- Building self-confidence
- A chance to perform
Reviews and Testimonials
“From the moment you entered the room, the children were absolutely enthralled by your creative and engaging method of delivery. Each child regardless of their ability, cultural background or level of English beamed with joy while interacting with you and working their way through the story. You turned everyday learning into a magical experience. One of the teachers said it was like watching an actress on television.”
Jeremy Hannay – Head Teacher Three Bridges
“Our girls loved having DramEd in to work with them. Their activities were exciting and engaging from start to finish. Grace has a natural ability to bring out the best in children it was wonderful to see our girls thrive. Thanks for coming”
Rebecca Cox – St. Helen’s Independent Girls school
To Make a Booking
To make an enquiry about Grace, or any of the other authors, poets & illustrators listed on this website, please phone Trevor Wilson on +44 (0) 1535 656015, or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org