at Camelsdale First School just in time for assembly and they even let
me light the staff candle on the assembly wreath!
school children and the teachers had brought along their own teddy bears
so that I would have plenty of company and all their bears had labels on
saying where they would like to pretend that they came from.The children all knew three things about the place on their label, it was all very interesting.Even
a well-travelled bear like myself still has plenty to learn about the
world, it seems!
my delight, I was told the children had learnt a song about me that their
Mr. Wilson had written especially for my visit.If you click on the photograph you can hear them singing it to me!(If itís a bit jumpy the first time you listen to it just play it
is a picture of the biggest and the smallest bears in school today.(The smallest bear is sitting on my boot Ė in case you failed to
spot it!). Some of the Pandas thought that must make me the middle-est
bear but I wasnít absolutely sure about that.
the rest of the day I helped the pandas make up an amazingly exciting
space adventure story in which I was the star.The children did some great pictures and recorded all the words and
then one of the Dads helped them turn it into a Flash movie.
drawn by Reece
Space Ship drawn by Callum
Alien planet drawn by Abigail
Scott, the Dad who helped turn the pictures into the movie, popped back
lots of times during the week so that the Pandas could make sure the story
was right. The children helped him and also saw the movie at each stage of