Tag: children books

STEM Toys and Books for Young Children

What are STEM or STEAM Toys? STEM toys or STEAM toys as it’s more recently been named, are toys that help children develops their skills and understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths. There’s a whole range of wonderful STEM toys available. Here’s our updated, favourite STEM […]

Review: Little People, Big Dreams Series

I honestly think I have found my new favourite series of children’s books- Little People, Big Dreams. These incredible books written by Isabel Sanchez Vegara tell the true stories of remarkable people from Georgia O’Keefe (one of the greatest artists of the 20th Century) to Nobel Prize winning […]

Review: Shuffle Book by Tales Toolkit 

I was delighted to discover this wonderful resource ‘The Shuffle Book’ by Tales Toolkit. A simple and effective idea that provides structure to enable children to create their own stories. How to Use It Fill the book with ideas of characters, settings, problems and solution with accompanying pictures […]

Mini Review: Miffy in the Snow

Title: Miffy in the Snow Why do we love it? It’s Miffy- the gorgeous, adorable, iconic rabbit! The Miffy stories are always beautifully written and illustrated- this one is no exception.    What makes it Christmassy?  A tale of making snowmen, playing in the snow and doing good deeds […]