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Miriam Stoppard – Step Aside. Self Publishing is a proper lesson in parenting.

This month has been absolutely manic – “Requires Improvement” that ickle tiny blog born only fourteen short months ago from the ashes of a long and roller coaster-esque teaching career is now getting all grown up and has become a young novel. 745 more words

Requires Improvement

We're Going On a Bear Hunt

Apart from the incessant “why?” questions, most conversations initiated by the two-year-old currently involve talking through the plots of his favourite stories. He’ll climb into bed with us in the morning and whisper “Shall we talk about Peter Rabbit?” or pipe up from the back of the car “Shall we talk about the Gingerbread Man?” It’s sweet, but slightly wearing by the tenth request of the day. 273 more words


'Attack' by Michael Rosen


by Michael Rosen

“I was in a public toilet
when I was attacked by a hair-dryer.

I had walked past it calmly.
I hadn’t said anything provocative…” 31 more words


Because poetry is a career of culture

“Poetry is about people and what they feel and see, it is about you and me. It is about cultures and countries.”

In India we begin almost every new venture small or big…

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Sakshi Singh

We're Going On A Bear Hunt

Review by Flossie Waite
Presented by Little Angel Theatre
Thursday 14th April 2016 – Sunday 26th June 2016

For ages 2-7

Writer Michael Rosen puts the huge success of… 718 more words

Children's Theatre

Don't Mention the Children by Michael Rosen

Collateral damage. Casualties of war. Seen but not heard. Neither seen nor heard. There are none. They don’t exist. They are the cradle of terrorists. Rubble is their toy. 793 more words


The Best Thing I've Done with my Year 2 Class?

Poetry. Without a doubt.

Particularly involving this utter piece of poetry gold:

Everday after lunch, after I do the register, we spend a few minutes reading some poems. 495 more words