Here are the children's comments following her wonderful visit:
My favourite part was when we drew a picture.
I really was happy because I learnt a lot.I learnt a lot about how to write a story.
I learnt a lot about authors.
I felt like I could write a book.My favourite part was when we did the beginning, middle and end.
I loved it when we did the pictures.I feel really lucky because probably no-one else would have had Kate in their class and we have enjoying her book.
I feel lucky because no other class did what we did with Kate.My favourite part was when we were doing some illustrating on our paper.
l learnt more aboutI was really inspired by Kate because she told us a lot about books.
I was over the moon because I have never seen her before.
I learnt a lot about how to write books and I was really excited about Kate coming.I felt happy about Kate coming.
It was a great experience to see a book awards author and she is a very imaginative writer.I felt over the moon because I learnt more about authors.
I just felt I was writing it all by myself in my head and it was really fun because I’ve never seen a real life author before.I was just literally amazed to see the real life author of Queen Sardine.
I felt inspired about what it is like to be an author and it gave me more confidence to write books.Last time when I tried to write a book I was struggling a lot but now Kate has visited, I know what to do to write my book.
I felt really happy because I have learnt more to write a story.I was really joyful when we were doing the drawings.
When I was doing my picture she was really kind to me.