August 2, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Quick Guide to Children’s Books 5: Children’s poetry

The world of children’s literature is an enchanting place which often looks like a colourful maze with imaginary creatures in fantastic worlds. These creatures and worlds are mostly versions of our own realities, and through them we can learn more … Continue reading

July 18, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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All about adaptations

Think of your favourite classic tale or novel, and then try to remember the different adaptations you have read, seen or heard of it. Adaptations surround us, not just because so many great stories have been written, but also thanks … Continue reading

July 11, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Empowering young people on World Youth Skills Day

World Youth Skills Day (WYSD) has been observed as an official UN Day on 15 July since 2015. UNESCO – UNEVOC join their forces and resources to raise awareness about the importance of skilled work, technical and vocacational training. We … Continue reading

July 6, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Quick Guide to Children’s Books 3: Illustrated fiction

The world of children’s literature is an enchanting place which often looks like a colourful maze with imaginary creatures in fantastic worlds. These creatures and worlds are mostly versions of our own realities, and through them we can learn more … Continue reading

June 20, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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A story and a song for World Refugee Day

June 20th is United Nation’s World Refugee Day, and it makes us think about the importance of addressing this topic with our students. Is there a way to talk about refugees, to bring this topic into classroom conversations? The refugee … Continue reading