Having fun with Oo Loompas and Willie
THE value of the written word and the power of music were demonstrated at two events staged by a school and a children’s centre.
IT’S been a busy two years for teaching assistant Tricia Hardy who oversees the running of the library at Willesborough Infants School, which has recently undergone a makeover.
Last week was particularly hectic with numerous activities staged during a book week.
On Tuesday pupils enjoyed a visit from children’s author Ian MacDonald who told them how books are made and the children some of his own
Children were inspired by him own writing and the school selection of his signed books to in the library for the children
Friday was dressing up day, children and staff dressed as their book characters. Head teacher participated as Horrid Henry, squi with her water gun.
Reception staff dressed up Loompas and Willy Wonka and
Isobel, Eloise, Ethan, Ryan and Connor enjoying themselves
Lee Robinson with George Robinson and Toby Waters