Celebrate
DIVERSITY
with primary children

The Pink! Project

A book bag with a difference

  • Perfect for talking with young children about equality and diversity, self-esteem and respect for others.
  • Supports Curriculum objectives to help children become confident individuals and responsible citizens.
  • Uses a Circle Time model to help children learn that we all deserve respect and understanding.

What's in the bag?

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A signed copy of Pink!

This heart-warming story by Lynne Rickards and Margaret Chamberlain follows Patrick the pink penguin on a voyage of self-discovery. Although he is different, Patrick has plenty to be proud of, and his friends learn to accept him and value his uniqueness.
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The Pink! Project Circle Time Lesson Guide

The story provides a springboard for discussion about how it feels to be different. This Lesson Guide helps teachers encourage children to think about how they treat others who are different from themselves.
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The Pink! Egg

A fuzzy pink "speaking toy" is the perfect size for children to pass around the circle.
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The Pink! Quiz and Pink! Pattern

After reading the story, children can try a fun quiz based on the book and make their own fuzzy beanbag just like the pink egg. Add a silly face or wacky hair!
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A Personal Letter from Patrick

This letter is addressed to the children's school and comes all the way from the South Pole!

What does it cost?

The Pink! Project book bag costs £30 plus £3 postage and packing.

How do I order?

Contact l.rickards@freeuk.com with your invoice address, delivery address and purchase order number.

Please note: the Pink! project book bag is currently only available in the UK.

 

Discover the new
PETS Book Bag

  • Designed to support early years areas of Learning and Development
  • Explores the relationship between animals and their environment
  • Provides guidance on how to treat animals with care and sensitivity

What's in the bag?

A signed copy of Jacob O'Reilly Wants a Pet

Jacob O'Reilly Wants a Pet

A signed copy of Jacob O'Reilly Wants a Pet, in which a young boy explores a host of pet options before finding the perfect companion.
A fun Quiz

Fun Pet Quiz

Jacob O'Reilly's Pet Quiz is a fun way for children to discover which type of pet suits them best.
Make Your very own Snail Hotel

Make a Snail Hotel

Make Your Own Snail Hotel provides guidance on the care and feeding of garden snails, and makes a great class project for Environmental Studies.
Your own cuddly snail

A Cuddly Snail

A very realistic cuddly snail looks just like the one Jacob finds at the end of the story.

And more!

Fun worksheets, activity ideas and a letter from the author engage children's imagination and allow them to work independently.

What does it cost?

The PETS Book Bag costs £25 plus £3 postage and packing.

How do I order?

Contact l.rickards@freeuk.com with your invoice address, delivery address and purchase order number.

Please note: the PETS Book Bag is currently only available in the UK.

 

Introducing the
GREEN Book Bag

  • Designed to promote Early Years Healthy Eating
  • An appealing way to explore good nutrition
  • Packed with child-friendly recipes and fun classroom activities

What's in the bag?

A signed copy of I Do Not Eat the Colour Green

I Do Not Eat the Colour Green

A signed copy of I Do Not Eat the Colour Green, in which a little girl discovers that not all green things are horrible. To her surprise, she quite likes them!
The Green Quiz

The Green Quiz

The Green Quiz is great for reviewing the story and spotting the little details on every page.
Fit's for Supper is a fantastic 112-page cookbook

Recipe Book

Fit's for Supper is a fantastic 112-page cookbook full of delicious recipes and lovely illustrations.
Six fruit-shaped sponges

Fruity sponges

Six fruit-shaped sponges are perfect for painting a fruity masterpiece.
Fun worksheets, activity ideas and an invitation from the Countess

Worksheets

Fun worksheets, activity ideas and an invitation from the Countess provide lots of things for kids to do.

What does it cost?

The Green Book Bag costs £28 plus £3 postage and packing.

How do I order?

Contact l.rickards@freeuk.com with your invoice address, delivery address and purchase order number.

 

Now available
The Puffin Pack

  • A great way to learn about seabirds and their habitat
  • Perfect for a circus topic, too!
  • Full of creative classroom activities

What's in the box?

A signed copy of Lewis Clowns Around

Lewis Clowns Around

A signed copy of Lewis Clowns Around, a fun rhyming story about a puffin who longs to be a circus clown.
Information about puffins

Fabulous Puffin Facts

Lots of information about puffins including their habitat, life cycle, diet and natural enemies.
Classroom Activities

Classroom Activities

Four colouring fact sheets about puffins, drawing exercises, a seabird wordsearch, quiz, poster and bookmarks and postcards.
Letter from Lewis

A Letter from Lewis

Lewis the puffin has borrowed some writing paper from the circus to send a letter to the class all about his circus adventures. Children are invited to write back to Lewis and I'll make sure he answers!

What does it cost?

The Puffin Pack costs £20 plus £4 postage and packing.

How do I order?

Contact l.rickards@freeuk.com with your invoice address, delivery address and purchase order number.