Jack and the beanstalk

Posted on Posted in KS3, Primary Schools, Storytelling Workshops

Fun with fairy tales I had the pleasure of running a storytelling workshop with Year 7 students at Collège Français Bilingue de Londres (CFBL).  They were preparing to re-tell the traditional fairy tale of Jack and the Beanstalk to their primary class.  All of the children were  already familiar with the tale. This meant that […]

Developing your literacy curriculum 2014

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Oral storytelling and the literacy curriculum 2014 Teachers are making plans for their literacy curriculum 2014. A few teachers including assistant Head Teachers have approached me about providing oral storytelling workshops for their schools.  Thanks to recent changes in the National Curriculum 2014, oral storytelling is being placed at the heart of the literacy curriculum […]