Literacy help: Alan Peat story bags - How to develop story writing and literacy skills in younger children.

Literacy help: Alan Peat story bags - How to develop story writing and literacy skills in younger children.

Early on in my teaching career I was introduced to Alan Peat's idea of using story bags to help children write stories. A brilliant idea that really works.

DIY Gruffalo story sack with bits to touch and feel as you read the story. Great for promoting re-telling the story afterwards too.

DIY Gruffalo story sack with bits to touch and feel as you read the story. Great for promoting re-telling the story afterwards too.


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Exploring shapes with young children can be such fun when you involve a few animals friends from The Gruffalo. Using playful shapes let’s explore the characters in the book created by Julia Donaldson to create Shape Animals. The Gruffalo is a playful story based on an old Chinese folktale of a fox and a tiger.  Julia creates …

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A mouse took a stroll through a deep dark wood… That’s the start of one of the best picture books ever published. I’m sure you recognise it. I could actually tell the whole story from start to finish without the book, I’ve read it so often. I love it. Cooper loves it too, but he… Read more »

A mouse took a stroll through a deep dark wood… That’s the start of one of the best picture books ever published. I’m sure you recognise it. I could actually tell the whole story from start to finish without the book, I’ve read it so often. I love it. Cooper loves it too, but he… Read more »

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