Primary Schools

World Book Day ideas

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Story Boat pops used during storytelling

There’s lots of excitement and buzz around World Book Day which falls on 5th March 2015.  Schools and families will be celebrating from next week.  I have a few World Book Day ideas which I’m planning to share online in their ‘World Book Day ideas‘ section. I’ll be visiting St Aidan’s Primary School , Campsbourne […]

Half term

Chinese New Year

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Chinese folktales It’s been a fun packed half term week storytelling at the Art House Crouch End.  As today is the start of the Chinese New Year, I told a couple of Chinese folktales to a room full of 7 – 10 year olds. To celebrate the Lunar New Year we re-enacted the legend of […]

Folktales

Chinese Dragon

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It’s the start of the Chinese New Year next Thursday.  I’ll be telling a couple of Chinese folk tales during my storytelling session at Art House Crouch End. I think it will be lots of fun to tell children about the meaning of the Chinese Dragon in Chinese folklore. Strength, power and good luck! I plan to take […]

Folktales

National Storytelling Week

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Magic & mystery It’s been a wonderful few days celebrating national storytelling week.  Magic & mystery has been my theme for stories and I had the most fun telling them with Hill Mead Primary school yesterday. Sometimes I have an idea in my head, to set the scene but it’s always best to take the […]