Pie’s books available:
Talk For Writing Across the Curriculum
This book shows you how to help children speak the language of nonfiction before they attempt to write it. This is a three-step process using fun, multi-sensory activities. It helpsbuild children’s confidence and linguistic ability so that they are able to create their own writing.
Jumpstart! Storymaking is a collection of games and activities to develop the creative process of ‘storymaking’. It focuses upon ‘storytelling for writing’ as well as creating a whole school culture of storytelling, reading and writing.
Storymaking is the process of retelling, innovating and creating new stories. Practical, easy-to-use and vastly entertaining, the ‘jumpstarts’ will appeal to busy teachers.
A good poetry idea should help the children feel excited about writing and enable them to think of what to write – developing their imagination, creativity and writing skills.
Jumpstart! Poetry is about involving children as creative writers through the writing of poems. Practical, easy-to-use and vastly entertaining, the new ‘jumpstarts’ will appeal to busy primary school teachers.
This collection of simple to use, multisensory games and activities will jumpstart pupils’ understanding of grammar in action. Jumpstart Grammar celebrates the joys of language, and coherent expression; being able to find just the right words or phrases to express what you want to say.
Practical, easy-to-use and vastly entertaining, the ‘jumpstarts’ will appeal to busy teachers.