Articles about MakeBelieve Arts and its work

Over the years, MakeBelieve Arts has been featured in a variety of publications, discussing Helicopter Stories and how this holistic approach to learning can encourage the creative and cognitive potential of young children in the early years and Key Stage 1, improving literacy and emotional development.

Take a look at some of our pieces below. And if you would like to see how Helicopter Stories could work in your setting, please get in touch...

  Early Arts blog from April 2015                     Enabling Children's Communication And Language Skills Using The Helicopter Stories Approach by  Trisha Lee       

Early Arts blog from April 2015                 

Enabling Children's Communication And Language Skills Using The Helicopter Stories Approach by Trisha Lee

 

 

  Teach Early Years magazine September 2015   Unlocking A Voice by  Trisha Lee  an introduction to Helicopter Stories.

Teach Early Years magazine September 2015

Unlocking A Voice by Trisha Lee an introduction to Helicopter Stories.

   Teach Primary magazine from september 2016    Q&A with  Trisha Lee  about her book 'Princesses, Dragons and Helicopter Stories'.

 Teach Primary magazine from september 2016

Q&A with Trisha Lee about her book 'Princesses, Dragons and Helicopter Stories'.

  Curiosity Conference - A Case Study - May 2017   A review of one schools day at, Curiosity: A Children's Conference by  Simon Collis  of Emmaus School, Sheffield.

Curiosity Conference - A Case Study - May 2017

A review of one schools day at, Curiosity: A Children's Conference by Simon Collis of Emmaus School, Sheffield.

  Academy Today, April 2017   An article by Centre of Excellence champion for Ash Grove,  Sally Veale  entitled 'Crossing Gender Boundaries With Storytelling In Schools'.

Academy Today, April 2017

An article by Centre of Excellence champion for Ash Grove, Sally Veale entitled 'Crossing Gender Boundaries With Storytelling In Schools'.

  QA Nursery Magazine - 2016   We Need To Take The Time To Listen by  Trisha Lee

QA Nursery Magazine - 2016

We Need To Take The Time To Listen by Trisha Lee

  Teachwire 31st May 2017   Helicopter Stories Can Boost Speaking And Listening Skills In Your Early Years Setting by  Trisha Lee.

Teachwire 31st May 2017

Helicopter Stories Can Boost Speaking And Listening Skills In Your Early Years Setting by Trisha Lee.

  Arts Professional, 1st December 2008   'How Long Have You Known?' an article about Arts Organisations being social enterprises by  Trisha Lee

Arts Professional, 1st December 2008

'How Long Have You Known?' an article about Arts Organisations being social enterprises by Trisha Lee

  National Drama Magazine, Winter 2003   The Theatre Of Three To Fives, a society in miniature by  Trisha Lee

National Drama Magazine, Winter 2003

The Theatre Of Three To Fives, a society in miniature by Trisha Lee

  Created Magazine, issue 2 2005-6   ...but it's creative outside by  Trisha Lee.  Snow and storytelling

Created Magazine, issue 2 2005-6

...but it's creative outside by Trisha Lee. Snow and storytelling

  Nasen Special Magazine, November 2015   Time For A Story by  Trisha Lee . How storytelling encourages all young children to think creatively.

Nasen Special Magazine, November 2015

Time For A Story by Trisha Lee. How storytelling encourages all young children to think creatively.

  Teachwire 27th May 2016   Watch The Creativity Of Your Early Years Learners Soar With Helicopter Stories by  Trisha Lee

Teachwire 27th May 2016

Watch The Creativity Of Your Early Years Learners Soar With Helicopter Stories by Trisha Lee