Dosh: a comprehensive look at all things money! "Having some dosh in your pocket can be really exciting. And when it's used as a force for good, those pennies have the power to change the world. But managing money can seem daunting, especially in uncertain times. This book is here to build your confidence, transform … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Rashmi Sirdeshpand
A little while ago, the wonderful humans of Tales by Mail sent me an email asking if I'd like to receive one of their boxes and I JUMPED at the chance. For those of you who don't know Tales by Mail, they are a brilliant company selling bi-monthly subscription boxes and a brilliant podcast for … Continue reading Tales by Mail: a book box review
King of the Swamp: a gorgeous story about looking after nature! "McDarkly lives quietly all on his own, growing orchids in his dank swamp, until one day his peace is disturbed by an arrogant king who wants to turn the swamp into a roller-skate park. McDarkly has ten days to prove that the swamp isn't … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Catherine Emmett/Ben Mantle
Good morning! How are you all today? Over the past 2 months, I've been producing a calendar resource (there's a PE one and a writing version that I posted earlier this week if you like the look of these!). They're differentiated Maths documents for use in KS1, LKS2 and UKS2 and people have seemed to … Continue reading FREE DAY: July Maths calendars
Hello! Today, I'm sharing July's version of the writing calendar. I know that this has been a popular resource and I've been asked to make a July one, so here it is! It's been wonderful hearing about how people are using this resource for children of all ages - it doesn't have to be a … Continue reading FREE DAY: Writing for pleasure July resource
Hello, I’m back again! After a resounding success of my May and June active calendars and after requests from a few people, I've made a July version of the active resource. A massive thank you to anyone who downloaded either of the resources... they were downloaded THOUSANDS of times! I'm glad that something I made … Continue reading FREE DAY: Active July resource!
The Tide: an incredibly poignant story that made me BAWL "A young girl loves her grandpa so much! When they spend the day at the beach, she holds his hand as they go for a walk, and they build sand castles together. But sometimes, its difficult, because Grandpa has become forgetful. Grandpa's memories are like … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Clare Helen Welsh
Dear Earth: a gorgeous letter to the brilliance of our planet! "When Tessa writes a love letter to the Earth, it's the beginning of a glorious adventure. She blows bubbles with whales, soars with birds and joins in with the noisy rainforest hullabaloo! Tessa wants everyone to know how special our planet is. She believes … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Isabel Otter
Hello, I’m back again! After a resounding success of my May active calendar and after requests from a few people, I come bearing free gifts today! Like the May calendar, this one is set it up as a Bronze/Silver/Gold kind of thing to try to show different levels of difficulty. I've tried to vary the … Continue reading FREE-DAY: Active June
Hello! Last month, I started to post some calendar/a prompt a day type resources and people seemed to like them, so I thought I'd create some for June! This is a writing one which could be used for children of all ages - it could be used as a writing or oracy based thing! However … Continue reading FREE DAY WRITING: A word a day for June!