Author: Anna

Is this Situation Out of My Control?

Do you have a cup of tea? This is a long one... As young children we adopt the attitudes of those around us and we are instructed how to respond to people; we are taught by example or constant directives to “say please”, “sit nicely”, “be patient” and slowly but surely, we change from feral animals to members of society with set constructs and norms that we adhere to, because we are told to do so.  As we get slightly older, we begin to feel that we know the way of the world, what it expects of us and...

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Story Time! “Pongwiffy” Chapter 6 Part 2

CHAPTER 6 PART 2     THIS WEEK’S STORY TIME FINDS ELEANORA FIZZLE-WALLOP READING THE SECOND PART OF CHAPTER 6 “SCOTT SINISTER”   You can follow along from page 100. What was your favourite part? We loved the bits where Pongwiffy made people vanish using her magic wand! She’s so funny! It was also the first real time that we’ve read about her using magic properly.  We are getting excited for the Witchway Wood Talent Competition to begin. Who do you think will win the Hugo award?  Who would you like to win it? We already know that Pongwiffy...

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Because We Care

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together” – Vincent Van Gogh By Anthony Birch Director of Birch Fine Foods   As I am sure you are aware, in the last few years the U.K has witnessed an alarming rise in homelessness, twinned with a sharp increase in mental health issues, with reported issues and cases hitting record numbers.   Anthony Birch owner Silver Birch Fine Foods, understands that Christmas can really be a struggle for many; so they have approached the Umbrella Centre, a charity based in Canterbury and will be running a fully...

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Story Time! “Pongwiffy” Chapter 6 Part 1

It’s story time again with our very own Eleanora Fizzle-Wallop as she continues to read Pongwiffy. Chapter 6 Part 1 This week’s Story Time finds Eleanora Fizzle-Wallop reading the first part of Chapter 6 “Scott Sinister” You Make Magic With Your Words This chapter is extra special because we learn the way that witches spell things. It’s very similar to the way you are taught to read now! Here’s a picture so you can see what Eleanora Fizzle-Wallop shows you during the video. Even though the words aren’t spelt correctly, Eleanora reads them properly. How? Is this her magic? No!...

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