From generation to generation, Aesop’s fables have been read, taught and sung about. At one point or another you would have heard of at least one of Aesop’s fables. Some of our favourites include “The boy who cried wolf”, “The hare and the tortoise” and “the lion and the mouse”. For years, children have the learned the importance of being kind, selfless and giving. We have rounded up 12 life lessons from Aesop’s fable, which we believe are the most important in today’s world!
Frank Baum, the writer of the amazing Wizard of Oz books is 161 years old on the 15th May! Of course sadly, this means he is not with us today. But his wonderful words and wisdom still lives on. So today, we bring you 12 inspirational quotes from the Wizard of Oz and Oz books! Everyone from their childhood or their adulthood will remember reading a book from the Oz series or at least seeing the Wizard of Oz films. You might have read the Wonderful Wizard of Oz or the Patchwork Girl of Oz. Maybe you read all 14 of the full-length books in the series! You then know that they were filled with magic, delight, humour and most importantly inspiring life lessons. And not to forget the timeless characters, such as Scarecrow, Dorothy, Cowardly Lion, Tin woodman and the Wizard! Here is our list of 12 inspirational quotes from the Wizard of Oz and Oz books.
May 19th is endangered species day. It is most likely that you normally learn about endangered species and their habitats in a science lesson. But the important message of protecting endangered species can be expanded to writing! Don’t worry, our amazing writing activities for endangered species day, do not mean that you’ll be reading facts from textbooks. They are much more fun! Challenge yourself and complete the following 6 writing activities for endangered species day. We even included examples and free printable’s to help you out!