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Turning picture books into sensory stories

Learning type: Case study
Category: Author/book resource
Programme: Bookbug Picture Book Prize, Book Week Scotland, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Read Write Count
Language: English
Genre: Animals, Art
Age group: 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, 12-14

This resource shows how to adapt picture books into multi-sensory stories, including:

You can also download two examples of multi-sensory book adaptions, The Stick Man by Julia Donaldson and Peace at Last by Jill Murphy. For more ideas and examples of books to adapt into sensory stories, explore My Kind of Book(this will open in a new window), a blog run by Ailie Finlay, author of this resource and sensory specialist.

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