Stories (2-13 years)

August 2019 Stories #storywritingwithplay

STORIES & PHOTOS August 2019: Here are eleven delightful stories written by participating children and familiers. Read them and scroll to the Photo Gallery section to view the amazing Lego creations of the participants – ranging from magical balloons, monsters in the zoo and spaceships of the future to WWII ditches in history.

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STORIES AND PHOTOS

STORIES

August 2019

The Magical “Mess-Merising” Orange Ballloon (bySpiderboy)

Once upon a time there was a happy family with three kids. And they loved reading books and going on a drive in their car and doing music.

And every day they made a big mess because life has its ups and downs and sometimes strange things happen.

Until one day there came an orange balloon from space to enter the mess and they all danced together.

And because of that it got even more messier. So, they got in their car and drove away.

And because of that the orange balloon wanted to help them with tidying up. It transformed into a hoover and it tidied up and then washed all the dishes!

Until finally it prepared a beautiful vegan environmentally friendly and sustainable dinner for the whole family.

And ever since there’s been no mess and mum and dad lived happily ever after.

The Zoo (by Inga & Angus)

Once upon a time there was a zoo with judges.

And every day people came to the zoo to see the animals’ show.

Until one day the zoo was full of water from the rain.

And because of that the seal saw a monster, and the monster was a flood monster.

And because of that he nearly flooded the zoo!

Until finally the zoo keeper came and then everyone was in the water and everyone was sick. And the flood monster had three legs and two flooded dresses!

And ever since the flood monster visits the zoo once a year.

Story of Ancient India (by Pallavi)

Once upon a time there was a resort in ancient India.

And every day people used to come and have truck rides in the resort.

Until one day the resort was closed because there was an attack which involved many people.

And because of that the resort was destroyed and turned into a forest.

And because of that lots of animals stayed safe.

Until finally people could visit the forest, enjoy the nature and beautiful animals and views.

And ever since the attack, they learned that it is not safe to build resorts in the middle of the forests.

The Spaceship in My Garden

Once upon a time there was a little girl called Illy.

And every day she played with her grandma.

Until one day a spaceship landed in the garden with an astronaut and two princesses.

And because of that Illy wanted to go to space, especially the moon.

And because of that she went inside, packed a lunch and headed for the spaceship.

Until finally they set for the moon. After landing on the moon, Illy played hide and seek with the Princesses and then returned home.

And ever since Illy has wanted to go to the moon again.

Princess Karma (by Kuku)

Once upon a time there was a lovely princess called Karma. She lives with her parents and sister.

And every day she wakes up early and goes to her favourite nursery named ‘Little Beez’ and has fun with the other children.

Until one day her father told her that he got a job in the UK.

And because of that they moved to London.

And because of that Karma is missing her friends in her hometown and she always says that she is bored.

Until finally her mum just knew about an event near home to have fun, at the North Kensington Library.

And ever since Karma became happy and wanted to go there everyday.

The Colourful House (by Sabel)

Once upon a time there was a house with colourful walls

And every day the people inside the house loved to sing.

Until one day the people stopped singing.

And because of that they had to find a magic crystal singing ball.

And because of that they went to find it.

Until finally they found it.

And ever since people have been singing everyday.

The Amazing Astronauts (Kalia)

Once upon a time there were two amazing astronauts who loved to ride around in their very very fast rockets.

And every day they would take a lovely stroll in their astronaut suits and helmets.

Until one day a volcano erupted and everybody panicked (even the aliens).

And because of that everybody had to move so they wouldn’t get hurt.

And because of that they were all very sad to leave all their belongings behind.

Until finally the astronauts flew to the moo  for the first time because they were always dreaming of going there.

And ever since they were so happy because they achieved their dream.

Put in House (by Fenne)

Once upon a time ah! Once time book. Yes.

And every day yeah. My sitting on it. Happy.

Until one day, one day, one day, put in car. Make noise.

And because of that yeah. Yeah. Ummm … mm … one day.

And because of that and, hey inside!! Sit inside.

Until finally yeah, book. This book. Ahh … this book.

And ever since yeah. Yeah. May sit on it.

Story Princess (by Mila)

Once upon a time there was a little girl that was coming to her little house where there were little cakes.

And every day they keep on walking whichever way they want to.

Until one day they walked to have a new dress and it came.

And because of that their mummy said they weren’t allowed to wear it.

And because of that they sneakily got it on.

Until finally they got back home.

And ever since they sleep again.

Penguin Party (by Christine Turner)

Once upon a time there was an only penguin girl. Her name was Angelina.

And every day she sat in her bedroom and cried her eyes out.

Until one day someone came to her and said ‘Come, let’s throw a party!’

And because of that she invited all the penguins in her neighbourhood to her party.

And because of that she had so many friends that she didn’t really know some of them

Until finally she knew everyone because they shared soda and juice, ate sandwiches and cake together and chatted and swam in the pool.

And ever since they’ve had a penguin party every month!

WWI (by  Jeffry Fartsworth)

Once upon a time everything was peaceful.

And every day people got along.

Until one day Archduke Franz Ferdinand got assasinated.

And because of that people got angry.

And because of that they started war.

Until finally it stopped.

And ever since it was peaceful again, or, was it?

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July 2019 Stories #storywritingwithplay

STORIES AND PHOTOS from the July 2019 event in the library. Here are ten amazing stories. Read them and scroll to the Photo Gallery section to admire the wonderful creations of the participants. The next storywriting event at North Kensington Library is on Monday, 19 August 2019, 15:30 to 17:30. All welcome, join us!

STORIES AND PHOTOS


STORIES

JULY 2019



Spaceship (by Ahmed)

Once upon a time there was a spaceship. It was built in 1916.

And every day workers kept rebuilding it until the pieces fit together.

Until one day they destroyed it.

And because of that they were upset.

And because of that they cried.

Until finally they fixed it as fast as they could.

And ever since they are very happy.

Farmhouse (by Younes)

Once upon a time there was a farmhouse.

And every day the farm was haunted.

Until one day it was struck by a meteor. The farmers became ghosts.

And because of that the people who went in, they were possessed. They got to work in the farm for all eternity.

And because of that the people who were possessed were sad and upset. They couldn’t escape because they were possessed and could not control their body.

Until finally ghost busters came in and they sucked the ghosts and then people who were possessed were free.

And ever since everyone has been happy.

The Little Taxi (by Blake)

Once upon a time there was a little taxi in London and it was blue.

And every day he picked people up and went to different places.

Until one day he saw two people who needed a taxi because they couldn’t drive.

And because of that they had to get a taxi.

And because of that they called the taxi to come and get them. It was an easy thing to do.

Until finally the taxi came to get them and they went to a pub. There was a meeting there. They wanted some food. They ate the sausage and mash and they drank the juice.

And ever since they plan so that it is easy to get to the pub and back home.

Dot Com (by Alexandra)

Once upon a time there was an airplane named Dot Com.

And every day Dot Com would fly somewhere.

Until one day it could not fly.

And because of that it had to stay at the airport.

And because of that the people got on the plane and had a party.

Until finally the plane started working.

And ever since it has been flying and flying in the sky.

Three Kids with a House (by Jessica)

Once upon a time there was a house with kids. The kids never fought. Their mum and dad died and the kids were sad.

And every day they were reminded of their mum and dad.

Until one day they lost one of their sisters.

And because of that the other two sisters had to look for her.

And because of that they were sad.

Until finally they found her.

And ever since they’ve lived together forever!

Twirly Boo (by Ivor)

Once upon a time there was a boy and girl who lived with their Dad and there was a cone on top of the door.

And every day they went and found their car and they went in the car day after day.

Until one day they made a house and they put a toilet in it.

And because of that they could use the toilet.

And because of that they drove in the car all day and night.

Until finally they went home and they went to the sweet shop and went through the door.

And ever since they would sneak into the sweet shop when the shop keeper was behind the door and they said “boo!”

Strange Lego (by Stanley)

Once upon a time there was a baby boy and a girl who lived with their Dad in a strange looking house.

And every day they went for a walk to the park.

Until one day the park had disappeared and in its place there was a sweet shop.

And because of that they could get all the sweeties in the shop but they could only afford sweets.

And because of that they all lived happily ever after.

Until finally they had enough money to afford normal food.

And ever since they only had yummy things and their Dad changed his job from a builder to a sweet worker to make the sweets for the sweet shop.

The Rocket (by Theodore)

Once upon a time there was a rocket.

And every day the astronauts came out of the rocket to fix it.

Until one day the rocket stopped working.

And because of that it couldn’t get back to earth.

And because of that someone might steal their house on earth.

Until finally the police got the person that stole their house and they got back to earth.

And ever since they lived happily ever after.

Mamma (by Lady D)

Once upon a time there was a house where we lived.

And every day my mother used to go to her job by train.

Until one day she was late and she came home after bedtime.

And because of that we went to bed without a kiss from my mum.

And because of that Daddy put us to bed.

Until finally she didn’t want to come home late, so she started bringing her work home.

And ever since she is never late!

Holiday to Italy (by Julia)

Once upon a time there lived a dad and mum and two twins. They all lived in a big house.

And every day they had something planned, so they took the car to visit different places.

Until one day they went on holiday to Italy.

And because of that they relaxed and went to the beach, then they went swimming in the sea.

And because of that they had good friends to have fun with.

Until finally they had to go back to London and they didn’t want to go back home.

And ever since they’ve been to Italy, they’ve decided to go to Italy at least three times a year.

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July 2019

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June 2019 Stories #storywritingwithplay

In June our Lego Stories – Story Writing with Play event took place on a beautiful summer day. We were pleased that an amazing group of multilingual children, toddlers, babies, parents and carers attended, preferring to play with Lego and write stories – instead of playing in the sun! It is truly a joy to read their stories and view their Lego creations!

The Spaceship (by Ibrahim)

Once upon a time there was a huge spaceship which was going to investigate whether there is any creatures living there.

And every day they were trying to figure out a new kind of space craft, so that it is fast enough to reach the stars.

Until one day they made a plan to reach to a different planet which was closer to earth and they went to the moon.

And because of that they found real life creatures and so they tried to communicate with them to find out more about these creatures.

And because of that their satellite was broken! But, they were able to find out that they were aliens!

Until finally they were back to earth.

And ever since they told other people what they had seen.

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Spaceship - Lego story in the library

Space (by Ahmed)

Once upon a time in space an astronaut saw the earth.

And every day saw the moon, and then jumped.

Until one day he jumped out of the space! The ship fell out of space and fell to earth.

And because of that he died. Then he came back as a vampire.

And because of that he was allergic to garlic.

Until finally he ate garlic pizza and he choked.

And ever since he is dead again.

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The New Trampoline House with the Dragon (by Kai)

Once upon a time in Pueblo, Colorado USA the new trampoline house was built!

And every day hundreds of people go inside.

Until one day a mean dragon came and burned the trampoline house!

And because of that people died because they burned in the fire.

And because of that they had funerals.

Until finally they made another trampoline house, but it got burned by the dragon!

And ever since the dragon has burnt down every trampoline house ever made.

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Trampoline - Lego story in the library

The Wedding (By Zoe)

Once upon a time there was a girl called Zoe.

And every day she liked to play with her friends.

Until one day she found a prince.

And because of that she married a prince.

And because of that she loved him so much.

Until finally they loved each other.

And ever since that’s the end of the story!

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The Wedding - Lego story in the library

Friendship (By Ellie)

Once upon a time Princess D and I went to a water park.

And every day we went to a fun fair.

Until one day D wanted to ride my car.

And because of that I said “Yes”.

And because of that she said “OK”.

Until finally we went to the cinema.

And ever since we had fun.

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