Creative writing ideas :: word birds

We were lucky enough to attend a workshop with the textile artist BeckyAdams as part of the GobbleDEEbook Children’s Literature Festival. Becky introduced a creative writing idea that combined art, imagination and storytelling and invited everyone to make their very own Word Bird. Here’s how our little flock turned out, and how you can make some Word Birds with your own children.

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Writing, painting and printing with carrots :: Easter crafts

Easter crafts with a dash of fun – have you tried writing, painting and printing with carrots?

Writing and printing with carrots - fun and easy Easter craft for kids!

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Rainbow themed literacy activities

Here’s a whole range of rainbow themed literacy activities, including free printables: part of our rainbow activities unit.

rainbow themed literacy activities

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Rainbow theme free printable journal pages for kids

These free rainbow-theme printable journal pages for kids are great for spring and St. Patrick’s Day.

Rainbow theme printable journal pages for kids

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How to make colored salt for sensory play

Here’s another idea in our recipes for play series, this time showing you how to make colored salt, which is great for sensory play and learning.

how to make colored salt - great for sensory play

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