April 12, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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The Jungle Book in the cinemas and your classroom

The Jungle Book Disney film is going to hit cinemas worldwide in April, and the first reviews praise the film adaptation for its stunning visuals and the voices of excellent actors throughout the film. The story of Mowgli has been a successful … Continue reading

March 1, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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The Wind in the Willows – enjoy “messing about in boats” this March!

If you have read this children’s classic by Kenneth Grahame, we do not need to convince you to read it with your students. If you have not yet experienced this charming story, you will only need to take a look … Continue reading

March 26, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Black Beauty Interactive Lesson Plan

Do you like horses and horse riding? How much do you know about these animals? Anna Sewell’s much-loved novel, Black Beauty (1877), introduces us to the world of horses through the adventurous stories of Black Beauty, and his friends, Ginger … Continue reading

February 20, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Love Your Pet Day – A Lesson Plan for Animal Lovers

February 20th is Love Your Pet Day. It is an excellent chance to talk about pets and animals with your classes. A lesson dedicated to our furry (or not so furry) friends will keep your students interested and will inspire … Continue reading