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Story sacks, guidance and ideas

A story sack is a large cloth bag containing a favourite children's
book with supporting materials to stimulate language activities and
make reading a memorable and enjoyable experience.

This guide contains instructions on how to make and use story
sacks, as well as step by step instructions to make two story sacks
based on The Three Little Pigs and We’re Going On A Bear Hunt.


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