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The Treasure Map

An animated story about children who find a treasure map. Great as a story or it could be used as a story writing idea. Good also for following directions. Best in full screen mode.

5-7 year olds
Owl Babies

Enjoy this interactive version of Martin Waddell's Owl Babies story book. Read along with the story. There is a signing version too.

4-7 year olds
Create a Talking Animal

Check out the creative writing idea from the British Library and create your own talking animal. You could write a story or draw a beautiful illustration.

6-11 year olds
Creepy Verbs and Adverbs in Super Stories

Transform a boring horror story into a bestseller by selecting effective verbs and adverbs to increase its impact and make it more exciting. Select illustrations that highlight the horror as the story of the Sea Cave unfolds.

7-11 year olds
The Gingerbread Man

Read the sad story of the Gingerbread Man. It has colourful illustrations and works well on an interactive whiteboard. The story can be used in the literacy lessons to demonstrate repetitive style of text.

4-8 year olds
Ali and the Magic Carpet

Follow Ali on his magic carpet journey to different parts of the world! A delightful animated story.

3-5 year olds
Jack and the Beanstalk

An animated story of the fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk in short video clips from the BBC.

5-7 year olds
The Wind in the Willows

Listen to The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Graham told in ten episodes by Bernard Cribbins. Each episode is accompanied by a short synopsis and a printable transcript, for the children to follow. There are follow-up ideas for teachers.

8-10 year olds
Wonderful Words, Creative Stories Beach Theme

An animated game where you can see how to add adjectives to make boring sentences into more interesting ones.

7-9 year olds
The Snowman

A magical, animated story about a snowman that comes alive.

3-7 year olds
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