Tag Key Stage 1

Why Flies Buzz

Ever wondered why the average fly is not a gifted raconteur? The answer is only a click away in this African traditional tale.

Melangell and her lambs / Melangell a’i ŵyn

The Montgomeryshire folktale “Melangell and her lambs”, in English and Welsh. Two written precis’ and one creative video telling by young storytellers.

Wise Words in Wild Places – 6 Llanymynech

View a film-story of “Ned Pugh of Llanymynech” and get site details and a walking route to plan your walk around Llanymynech Limeworks Heritage Area.

Wise Words in Wild Places – 1 The Onny Meadows

View a film-story of “Treasure of Stokesay” and get site details and a walking route to plan your visit to The Onny Meadows.

let’s create at home – A Story Apron for Simon and Nellie

A Creativity Challenge to make a Story Apron to accompany the retelling of the Shrewsbury tale of Simon & Nellie, the expert bakers of Longden Coleham.

let’s create at home – Story Mat for Bufeo Colorado

A Creativity Challenge to make a Story Mat to accompany the retelling of the Rainforest story “Bufeo Colorado”, the shapeshifting pink river dolphin.

let’s create at home – music for One Tree And Many

A Creativity Challenge to make a musical instrument to accompany the retelling of the Rainforest story “One Tree and Many”.

Mrs Merrick

The Story of Wellington’s first railway accident. A video telling and a kamishibai version with information on how to replicate the project with your local stories.

let’s create at home – Queen of the Birds

A Creativity Challenge to craft a Buzzard with a Wren nestling in its wing to tell a Shropshire version of the Queen of the Birds tale.

let’s create at home – Kolobok

A Creativity Challenge to make Russian cookies and a set of “nested dolls” to tell the Russian tale of the Kolobok.

let’s create at home – Story Jars

A Creativity Challenge to make a story jar based on the tale of how Mrs Ellis created the Mere at Ellesmere.

Montgomeryshire Folktales

How to work with local folktales. With ideas for half day, whole day or longer projects. There are downloadable Welsh and English language versions of the stories used and lots of videos to watch.

make and use Story Creation Games

Everything you need to make and use story creation games in easy to use downloadable pdfs.

make and use a Story Sash etc.

Everything you need to make and use a Story Sash and other objects to tell circular and there and back tales in easy to use downloadable pdfs.

make and use a Kamishibai

Everything you need to make and use a Kamishibai in easy to use downloadable pdfs.

make and use Story Cubes

Everything you need to make and use story cubes in easy to use downloadable pdfs.

Betty Mother Fox

An audio story with pictures from Wroxeter Roman City told for early years children. With colour-in pictures, activities and information for visiting the site.

The Devil’s Chair

An audio story with pictures from The Stiperstones Hills in South Shropshire told for early years children. With colour-in pictures, activities and information for visiting the site.

Blind Ned Pugh

An audio story with pictures from Llanymynech told for early years children. With colour-in pictures, activities and information for visiting the site.

Mrs Ellis and her Well

An audio story with pictures from Ellesmere told for early years children. With colour-in pictures, activities and information for visiting the site.

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