A flight of imagination across the library wall

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I had no particular reason to choose a hot air balloon as this term’s topic for our library display… I just thought the kids would get a kick out of it. To relate the topic to reading, I gave one of the pilots a book to hold, and I painted a bookish banner across the balloon. Then I decided that each child could colour a little house, but I had trouble thinking of a way to relate houses to reading… until it suddenly occurred to me that each roof was book-shaped. Problem solved!

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3 thoughts on “A flight of imagination across the library wall

  1. Hello! I absolutely adore this display. Would you share the template you used for the houses?

    Thank you for sharing all of your incredible displays!

  2. This is such an amazing display! Would love to try and re-create it at my school. Do you have the templates for the houses still? Couldn’t find where to click to download it. The balloon is fab was that drawn free-hand or did you use an outline?

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