I was very happy to receive this very special review (pictured right) from a boy named Seb following a workshop that I ran at his school. He now wants to be an author! Chase that dream Seb and thank you so much for the lovely review!
As part of our “Anti-bullying Week”, we were delighted to welcome Jane back to our school to deliver bespoke lessons to each of our classes. Each session was highly-engaging and made clever and very relevant use of her book, Hilda the Hippo, to address the theme of bullying. She had a real rapport with the children, who thoroughly enjoyed their time with her. Thank you, Jane, for a great day.
A leading local children’s author visited Cundall Manor School this week to talk about writing and her latest books. Jane Clack, from Thirsk, delivered a series of masterclasses to over 80 pupils from Years 3 – 6 as she discussed how she creates her popular children’s books. Excited children gathered around Mrs Clack as she entertained pupils with stories about where she developed her love of writing and the inspiration behind many of her stories. Mrs Clack said: “I always wanted to be an author. Ever since I was a child I was a bookworm. My grandfather used to tell me stories while I was sat on his knee and my love of story-telling started from then.” She added: “The workshops are a great