Wickedly Funny Wednesday – POETRY FOR CHILDREN

When people ask us why a child should read, write or listen to poetry we always refer them to The ...
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Valentine’s Workshop

MARVELLOUS MIX-UPS In this workshop we will turn the traditions of Valentine's Day upside down. Taking inspiration from A Midsummer ...
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Poetry for 11-plus

The Poetry Society says: Pupils who read and write poems become skilled in using language carefully.....The language skills they gain ...
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Limerick Fun

In our final session before the Christmas holidays last night we had great fun writing class limericks. Each line was ...
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REVIEW: The Canterville Ghost (Unicorn Theatre)

For those following Mary-Ellen's exciting writing career - here is another review by our brilliant 12 year old writer. https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/reviews/canterville-ghost-unicorn_50430.html ...
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REVIEW: A Day in the Death of Joe Egg by Mary Ellen Dyson

Drum roll..... proud moment.... Mary Ellen Dyson aged 12, a regular at The Story Room since she was 7 years ...
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The Voyage – Book Review

The Voyage by Robert Vescio and Andrea Edmonds.  Displaced by war and conflict, a refugee family sets out on a ...
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Book Recommendations for Children in Years 7 to 10

It is hard to find the right book for a teen! I have been running a teen book club at ...
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Book Recommendations for Years 4 to 6

The below recommendations are from the children in Book Club - We asked them what were the favourite books they ...
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Saying Goodbye to Barkley – Book Review

         Saying Goodbye to Barkley by Devon Sillett and Nicky Johnston I have read a book called ...
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