CAN YOUR PUPILS HELP US ILLUSTRATE OUR NEXT DISASTER BOOK?
and children’s author and illustrator Michael Foreman
are once again challenging UK primary school pupils to bring a unique disaster story to life with their pictures.
The Day the Bombs Fell
is a story we have written to encourage reflection and understanding. All it needs now is illustrations! We want children across the nation to explore this global theme and through their artwork help others think about it too.
will select the winning pictures to be published in our 4th disaster book. The winners will be invited to an exciting London book launch, where they will take part in a special illustration workshop with Michael!
“An experience in developing skills right across the curriculum - activities like these enable our children to grow in their status as global citizens.”
Sarah Bannister, Monteney Primary School, Sheffield
One day the bombs fell.
Boom and bang went the guns.
Whizz and whoosh went the missiles.
Stamp and stomp went the soldiers boots on the dusty road.
At first, the sounds were quiet and the war was far away…
…for the full story and competition pack, email us
... for more info 'Download PDF' on the right of this page
OUR LAST ILLUSTRATION COMPETITION
In 2012 primary school pupils were challenged to illustrate a special tale about a community experiencing a tsunami, it was called THE DAY THE SEA CHANGED.
MICHAEL FOREMAN and the authors of the story picked the winners who's work is now published in our latest disaster book, The Day the Sea Changed. See pictures of the 20 winners and those awarded highly commended here.
Books are a valuable addition to the classroom and available to buy in our ShelterBox on-line Shop
along with the first two titles The Day the Rain Came & The Day the Ground Shook - £4 each.
Our SHELTERBOX CHALLENGES FOR SCHOOLS have been designed to share what we've learnt about the world. Each exicting challenge features activities and a range of resources including film footage, original stories, fantastic pictures and much more. They're super easy to use and deliver national curriculum learning objectives through a cross-curricular approach. They're also great for ideas around Community Cohesion and Global Citizenship. Access each Key Stage above.