by Rob Jones Former World of Words member Nathan Shepperd is now 22 and a professional footballer at Dundalk FC in the Republic of Ireland while he has also played for the Wales under 21 team. Nathan visited Cwmclydach Primary School and Ton Pentre Junior Schools. He generously shared his experiences with Years 4, 5 […]
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World of Words heads into a dozen years
Over 3500 youngsters have passed through our ranks and there are many credits to record. ‘Thanks for not giving up on me’ And ‘If it was not for you I would not be able to read’. These comments speak volumes for 10 years of the World of Words (WOW) industry. Child A fundraised for WOW […]
World of Words 2022 Appraisal
The below will give you some insight into the core of the work undertaken in 2022 plus an array of guests introduced and to also show how much goes on behind the scenes to ensure partner schools get the best. January 2023 marks our 13th anniversary and my 15th year of working in the environment […]
Easy fundraising for World of Words
by Rob Jones Easyfundraising is a FREE shopping forum which if you go through the attached link https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/worldofwords/ you can help raise raise cash for the good cause of World of Words I.e. www.worldofwords.education – which assists RCT children with their well-being and literacy. You can shop at a variety of online options e.g. Amazon, […]
Local Giving -please help
By Rob Jones www.worldofwords.education I.e. World of Words the RCT children’s well-being and literacy programme has a Local Giving campaign. If you can donate a few pounds or more (and also claim Gift Aid if possible) your kind act can help WOW with its 2022/23 programme. If you can help WOW please go to: https://localgiving.org/appeal/FundingTheFuture […]
World of Words at Ton Pentre Junior Scho...
by Rob Jones (World of Words fundraiser, tutor and administrator) The bond between World of Words and Ton Pentre Junior School has provided many highlights across the years but in 2022/23 there has been another action packed year. Ton Pentre Juniors go beyond the course of duty in order to offer their throng the best […]
World of Words (WOW) at Cwmclydach Prima...
by Rob Jones (World of Words fundraiser, tutor and administrator) The bond between World of Words and Cwmclydach Primary has provided many highlights. Cwmclydach Primary go beyond the course of duty in order to offer their throng the best of everything they do and WOW is pleased to play a role in this caring and […]
The School Owl raises funds for WOW
by Rob Jones Cwmclydach Primary School has forged an extremely productive bond with World of Words (WOW) I.e. www.worldofwords.education. WOW, the non-profit children’s literacy and well-being group has also formed a strong tie with the acclaimed author, Jenny Sullivan. The World of Words presence at Cwmclydach Primary has taken the link up with Jenny […]
Olympic athlete visits WOW twice in a we...
By Rob Jones ‘I can & I will.. Watch me!’ World of Words (www.worldofwords.education) enhances the supreme spirit of Rhys Jones! The above words sum up the positive attitude that Rhondda Paralympian sprinter Rhys Jones has brought to Cwmclydach Primary and Ton Pentre Junior Schools in the space of a week. It was fantastic for […]
Myrddin links up with Cwmclydach
By Rob Jones It is many thanks to Myrddin Ap Dafydd for his online chat about his novel The Black Pit of Tonypandy. The Year 6 children of Cwmclydach Primary School enjoyed the afternoon. Then it was back to WOW classes and more discussion about the aforementioned book. WOW made contact with Myrddin as they […]