Stories and articles from CLPE and the world of children’s literature.
Q&A with Jon Klassen, all about The Rock from the Sky
What inspired you to write The Rock from the Sky?
Q&A with Jonathan Stroud, all about The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne
What inspired you to write The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne?
A blog all about Old MacDonald Had A Phone
Why write a picture book called ‘Old Macdonald Had A Phone?’ Well, me and old Macdonald have quite a lot in common - we both struggle with our bear
How we are diversifying our curriculum offer through CLPE teaching sequences
For Spring 1, I was really excited to use the teaching sequence I had come across for ‘Anna Hibiscus’ Song’ by Atinuke and Lauren Tobia in Literacy
Mind the Vocabulary gap - what it is, why it's important, and how it can be closed
I hadn’t come across the CLPE until I started working at my current school, and boy am I glad I did!
How To Make Climate Fiction Inspiring For Children - A blog about The Last Bear
Animals have always been part of my world, ever since the day my mum took me to a garden centre and we came home with the cuddliest of kittens.
Learning in School and Remotely – A focus on good practice and provision in reading
Schools remaining open for children of key workers, as well as remote teaching the majority of children has meant a steep learning curve for school