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Appignanesi, Rosen, Currie

three evenings this week (monday 26th, tuesday 27th, thursday 29th), 10.45-11.00pm, on bbc radio 3
lisa appignanesi, michael rosen and edwina currie (1st 2nd and 4th of 5 episodes of the birthday treat, in the the essay series) 194 more words

Lost for words: 14 expressions that have vanished

A lovely insight into just some of the words which are now considered obsolete in English.  Have a look here:


Lovely resource for A Level Language students


Poem of the Week 02

Where Broccoli Comes From

 Michael Rosen

Not many people know

that broccoli grows in the armpits

of very big green men

who live in the forest… 72 more words

Michael Rosen

Top Ten Books I Hope To Read With My Class

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list is a back to school topic. I decided to write about 10 books that I hope to explore with my class this coming academic year. 353 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Sometimes I’m sad and I don’t know why. Michael Rosen children's Sad Book

Michael Rosen’s Sad Book:

Anatomy of Loss, Illustrated by Quentin Blake

“Sometimes I’m sad and I don’t know why.

It’s just a cloud that comes along and covers me up.” 727 more words


Book Review:We're Going on a Bear Hunt--Michael Rosen

My husband just got home from a month long trip for work and the thing that stands out the most for me, other than the lack of sleep, was how many times my son requested certain books, ones he likes to read with his dad. 140 more words

Book Reviews

Short of 'Good Ideas'?

My blogs might slow down for a bit over summer, but if you’re short of ideas dip into Michael Rosen’s book. 

This man has surely got to be a home educator at heart! 191 more words