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The Black Pit Of Tonypandy : Bookslam Co...

Reviewed by Rob Jones   Cwmclydach Primary School has entered the prestigious Bookslam Competition for the first time. The school has asked World of Words to lead their Bookslam campaign and it has been a busy few months assessing the Myrddin Ap Dafydd book – The Black Pit of Tonypandy. Myrddin has also offered a […]

Cwmclydach Primary School, World of Word...

by Rob Jones Cwmclydach Primary School has forged an extremely productive bond with World of Words (WOW) I.e. 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 a […]

WOW gets NACE approval

By Rob Jones The non-profit children’s literacy and well-being project World of Words (WOW) has had the approval of NACE for our work at Cwmclydach Primary School. NACE is the National Association for able children in Education and acceptance from this elite source is much sought after in the sphere of learning. The WOW sessions […]

World of Words shines at Cwmclydach Prim...

World of Words shines at Cwmclydach Primary

By Rob Jones NACE is the National Association of Able Children in Education and this progressive organisation has been working in tangent with Cwmclydach Primary School. The school participated in an assessment with senior NACE official Rhiannon Jenkins monitoring reports, visiting the school and analysing internal operations. WOW played a role in proceedings with a […]

John joins WOW

By Rob Jones World of Words – WOW organised the visit of former Welsh international footballer John Emmanuel to Ton Pentre Junior School. John had a fine career at club level being primarily a stalwart of Bristol City FC among other clubs. The Rhondda star man aspired to represent his country and he brought in […]

Local Giving for local Children

By Rob Jones has assisted over 3000 children across 20 schools and the aim to enhance well-being is at the core of this non-profit group. Please help World of Words fundraise for their appeal, Funding The Future on @Localgiving. They require £1,500 to reach their target and you can claim Gift Aid as well! […]

The WOW Way

By Rob Jones It has been a great start back to 2021 school sessions for i.e. World of Words. The children’s literacy and well-being project has regained residencies in Ton Pentre Junior School and Cwmclydach Primary School and other schools are welcome to join with WOW. The online guests in recent months include acclaimed […]

World of Words outdoors

By Rob Jones World of Words has offered literacy and well-being services at 20 schools plus libraries plus community centres and facilities but there has also been the chance to deliver outdoor storytelling sessions. If you are interested in taking on board a WOW experience, please get in touch via or email

Art from a legend

Sion Tomos Owen is a LEGEND! This famous Rhondda son displayed his affable nature and artistic nous via an online session for the year 5 children of Ton Pentre Junior School. Another World of Words organised event proved to be a victory and the children loved the event with one 10 year old lad stating […]

TV Terry for WOW

It was another coup for WORLD OF WORDS today as we arranged for TV and radio gardening personality Terry Walton to speak online to a couple of classes at the top end of Ton Pentre Junior School. Terry was first class and scored a success with his erudite expertise and enterprise. In return the children […]