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DVD Clips


This video clip is taken from the Pinocchio (Young Reading) book and DVD set, created by Usborne. Seeing a story accompanied by a DVD can help a child's confidence in reading develop as they become more familiar with the story.


Create a pirate finger puppet

This activity is taken from the Usborne title, 'Pirate Things to Make and Do', which can still be made at home without the book - although there are plenty of other ideas for pirate activities if you want to follow up with the book!

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The Red Ribbon

Lucy Adlington

The Red Ribbon

~ Babies & Toddlers
~ Pre School
~ Early Readers
~ Confident Readers
~ Young Adult

Meet the Author

Clara Vulliamy, daughter of 'Dogger' creator Shirley Hughes, tells us more about her DOTTY DETECTIVE books in which friends work together to solve mysteries at home and at school.

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