Workshop presented by youth author Andrée Poulin
February 1st, 2022


My job as a writer

February 1st, 2022
Between 4 and 11 years old
1 hour
Maximum 30 students 


Author of around sixty books for young people, Andrée Poulin offers fun, educational and highly interactive activities. Her goal is to create love at first sight between students and books! She also shares some tips to make young people want to write. Awaken your students' literary appetite, there is something for every taste!


Animation for kindergarten to grade 2 students

Using comic anecdotes and a variety of visuals, Andrée Poulin introduces students to the challenges, adventures and pleasures of being a writer. The author also shares one of her albums with the students.

Animation for students in grades 3 to 6

Andrée Poulin draws inspiration from current events to write her books. Formerly a journalist and now an author, she transforms real life stories into eye-catching stories, packed with information and tinged with tenderness. Several of these albums are docufictions, where she tackles various topical themes. In this animation, where fact, anecdotes, photos and illustrations are intertwined, the author demonstrates how books can be a fabulous window to the world.

Animation for 5th and 6th year students

Both funny and tragic, The Biggest Poutine in the World won the prestigious TD Prize for Children's Literature. I had planned everything except the belugas is the continuation of this novel. Andrée Poulin recounts her challenges and her adventures while writing these novels. She also tells how a writer finds his ideas and presents her tips for writing a compelling story.


The little extra: Drawings to color, complete educational kits, and reading suggestions adapted to the level of the students will be available to teachers.


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3/ Offer real French immersion to your students!

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