Outstanding Storytelling School

Storytelling School Achieves Outstanding Children listening to a story Children listening to a story Congratulations to the staff at Mayflower Primary School in Poplar, Tower Hamlets, for achieving outstanding status in their recent OFSTED inspection. STS interviewed Dee Bleach, Headteacher about the school’s achievement. “Our contact with the Storytelling Schools approach began in 2009 when Michael Rosen and Chris Smith … Read More

Movie Making for Early Years and KS1

Here’s an example of retelling the Billy Goats Gruff using a hat, a bowl, three plastic goats, a troll and an i pad. It can be a great way to get digitally motived youngsters to retell in their own way.