Projects Inspired by Stories uses stories from around the world as starting points for creative work. The activities develop the core literacy skills of reading and writing, speaking and listening, drama and role-play. Chapters organised by continent feature stories such as The Elephant's Pillow from China, and Marina and the Merchild from Chile. * Practical starting points to engage the whole class. * Inspiring ideas for cross-curricular activities and displays. * Clear and informative illustrations show real-life classroom displays. * Resource lists and step-by-step instructions to help with lesson planning.