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The right not to finish a book

I love reading out loud to my class. There is nothing sweeter than when a book grabs their collective attention, and they are seated spellbound, imaginations lost deep within the tale; only pausing to breathe at the exact moment you turn the page. Roald Dahl is the master of writing books to read out loud. […]

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Let’s get on with it, shall we.

My name is Athole McLauchlan and this blog is my new professional portfolio. I had a short lived one previously here and a slightly better loved travel blog here I live and work as a primary teacher in Glasgow with my partner Kathy and our two amazing young children, Jamie and Rosalyn. Why is it called […]