SUMMER STORYTIME is here again! Three super sessions!

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Photos from July, 2016

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SUMMER TIME STORY TIME!

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November 2013

I was back in the library at Sant Pol for my first session for the year and with the weather turning very cold I decided to tell two winter warming stories about soup. The first was “The Gigantic Turnip”

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and then I told “Stone Soup” the version by Tony Ross which the children thought was very funny.

$(KGrHqUOKiEE12DiV18+BNe)zNku!g~~_35The children then wrote a recipe for soup. We added carrots, potatoes, beans, onions, mushrooms, broccoli, turnips, peas. Can you think of any more vegetables?

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Imagen 002I’ll be back at the library on Saturday 21st December, 2013 at 5pm and 6:15pm. Come and join us!

 

StoryTime in Santa Coloma de Gramanet

Last week I was invited to tell some stories in a beautiful new library in Santa Coloma de Gramanet. I told Brown Bear, Brown Bear What do you see? and Handa’s Surprise. Here are some photos.

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The Smartest Giant in Town

Here I am in Tordera telling The Smartest Giant in Town. It was the first storytelling event in English to take place at the library. Many thanks to Sílvia who made it happen and all the children and parents who came.  Let’s hope it’s the first of many!

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears

This is a great story which takes place in Western Africa.  I told it in October in Sant Pol library to welcome us back from the summer holidays.

From this  story we can learn that all of our actions have an effect on those around us, and also that we should take responsibility for our actions.

Below is an animated version narrated by James Earl Jones and animated by  Gene Deitch, the animator responsible for “Tom & Jerry”. Enjoy!

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