Storytelling at Tower Bridge

Bringing stories to life The team at Tower Bridge asked me to bring the history of Tower Bridge to life for children over the summer.  It was an exciting task – to develop a story about Tower Bridge and perform storytelling for early years. It was called ‘Tots  at Tower Bridge’.  To add to the […]

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Storytelling at Coconut Nursery

Coconut Nursery welcomed me with a hot cup of tea before storytelling to their babies and toddlers.  I felt right at home!  For their Black History Month celebrations I re-told the story Jamela’s Dress by Niki Daly. The story is set in Cape Town, featuring the words ‘Kwela’ throughout which refers to the popular South […]

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Story Dolls for Early Years

Today was a fun day of Black History Month storytelling at Willow Children’s Centre in Holloway. I went packed with storytelling props and used these two dolls to help me tell the story of ‘My Two Grannies’ by Floella Benjamin. Teachers said that  the babies and toddlers were ‘really engaged throughout’. These are wonderful story […]

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