Tag Archives: book

Chicken Run

I have written this blog post in response to my Christmas viewing  (as I did yesterday’s!) but this is not in response to a war film. Yesterday on BBC1 in England we watched Chicken Run which was released in 2000 as the first feature film  by Aardman animations the makers of Wallace and Gromit. The […]

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Books into movies

With the release of Cloudy with a chance of meatballs in September and the great sense of excitement about the release of the film version of Where the Wild Things are on the 11th December I have been thinking about the translation of films into books. The former is based upon the Ron and Judi […]

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UKLA publication

Three  and a half years ago I went back into classroom teaching at Carr Hill Primary school after more than six years in advisory work.  One of the many highlights of my time at the school was taking part in an action research project with Petula Bhojwani of Birmingham City University and Cath Wilkes of […]

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