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We’re going to keep going with words this week. It is a simple practice that you can weave into your day: first thing in the morning, after lunch, or just before when you are waiting for that bell to ring. You don’t have to write them down. Everyone can just put one word in their … Continue reading Homewords

Body of Words

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Hello! We’re back. Let’s think about that quick activity which really spotlights words and phrases.  Many of us start a workshop with a list of words -words we like; words that have a special meaning for us and words that sound good; proper nouns -place names, brand names, friends’ names; small words like if and so; … Continue reading Body of Words

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23rdJune 2021, iwas National Writing Day in the UK. First Story, the organisation behind it, organised lots of resources, available at the National Writing Day website: https://firststory.org.uk/writeday/ This year’s theme, after a year of lockdown and isolation, is ‘Connection’.  There are so many ways of thinking and writing about connections. Here is one with the very … Continue reading Doll and Teddy