Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Outdoor fun

After several weeks of helping with Forest School activities and realising I hadn’t had so much fun playing outside since I was a child, I’ve decided that we really need to add some outdoor play activities and ideas to our site, so watch this space...........

Tuesday, 26 June 2012

The Caldecott Medal for illustration

With the rain still coming down, what better day to update all the children’s book awards on the site. I always look with special interest at who has won the Caldecott Medal, an award for the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. In the past this award has highlighted some lovely books and this year is no exception with A Ball for Daisy by Chris Raschka.


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