Children’s Book Week has become Children’s Book Term for me this year.
Thank you Mt Hawthorn Primary, Rockingham Library, Tranby College, Melville Libraries, Clarkson Library, Kwinana Library, South Perth Library, Manning Library and Subiaco Library for inviting me.
Some feedback from the sessions so far:
“James’ wonderful storytelling captured everyone’s attention, great research and great activities.”
“Best Book Week session I have ever attended… Subiaco Primary School”
“The combination of drawing, history facts about Vikings and storytelling was fantastic and really captured the children’s attention and engaged them.”
Here’s some pieces of work that students gave me after the sessions. In one activity, I ask students to design their own viking god or goddess.
In another activity I ask students to show me what crazy things the lion has eaten. (You can download the blackline master on the In The Lion page). Here’s one example, from Ivan:
And I think this is my favourite letter ever: