The Pencil Book Loads of Things You Can Make or Do with a Pencil by Miri Flower
  

Synopsis

The Pencil Book Loads of Things You Can Make or Do with a Pencil by Miri Flower

Inspired by the hugely successful Stick Book The Pencil Book is packed full of ideas for things to make and do with a pencil. It provides a starting point for an active imagination and brings together drawing, creating, picture making, adventures, craft, games and play. It opens up a world of creativity, with plenty of photographs to add inspiration and with fun facts dotted throughout (did you know that a pencil will write in zero gravity, upside down and under water, or that the world's biggest pencil stands at 65ft high?). Miri Flower offers creative and inventive suggestions for things to do with a pencil, including: * Making a pencil-pot * Mirror pictures * Stamping with pencil erasers * Nature walks * Using pencil shavings to make an image * Stone drawings * Doodles * Playing games * Making gifts

Reviews

'There is so much information in these beautifully presented books'

'packed with tried and tested ideas for developing early writing skills... a dream come true for for keeping children busy during the holidays.'

'A fabulous craft book full of inventive, creative and fun projects... should be an essential part of every parent's armoury.'

.co.uk

About the Author

MIRI FLOWER lives on the south coast of England. Her love of arts and crafts led her to create the much-loved blog www.herewearetogether.com, which continues to inspire parents around the world. All the projects are tested and refined by her three children, who are home-schooled. Miri and her family live in a Waldorf-inspired way, following the philosophies of Rudolf Steiner, who believed that children's lives were vitally enriched by engaging in hands-on activities and creative play.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
128 pages

Author

Miri Flower
More books by Miri Flower

Publisher

Publication date

2nd October 2014

ISBN

9780711235847


I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools