The Serpent Speaks

I recently began my second après-écoles group at Brasles. (My thoughts about my first one are here.)  I needed a story as inspiration for construction work with the children.  This is what I wrote, a fast and fantastical story wrapped around the lovely little poem by Edwin Morgan, “The Loch Ness Monster’s …

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An after school workshop

In the Arrondissment of Château-Thierry, I was offered an after-school workshop. This is part of a new system being introduced across France of Wednesday morning classes in primary schools. Before this year, primary children in France had all of Wednesday off, but now they have three hours of classes on …

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