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The Shahnameh Box and Teacher Resources

Buy The Phoenix of Persia These resources for teachers provide cross-curricular classroom activities to support The Phoenix of Persia and its music as well as the other books and objects in The Shahnameh Box. The teacher resources complement these physical resources but the activities can also be enjoyed alone as complete units or smaller learning components. In these activities, you can delve into the rich artistic and cultural heritage of Iran by exploring its literature,…


Announcing our biggest project of the year! A book with music and teacher resources

Buy The Phoenix of Persia To celebrate Nowruz, otherwise known as the Persian New Year, we’re announcing our biggest, most ambitious project of the year! We’re so excited to reveal The Phoenix of Persia, a new collaborative multi-disciplinary project with an original composition by Iranian musicians, teacher resources and a programme of nationwide events. The Book The Phoenix of Persia by Sally Pomme Clayton is based on a story from the Shahnameh, one of the great…


Why does everyone love to hear a good tale?

Explore the magic of storytelling with Sally Pomme Clayton! Buy The Phoenix of Persia It’s National Storytelling Week! We celebrated by speaking to one of our favourite storytellers, Sally Pomme Clayton, about what makes storytelling so magical! She is the author of our upcoming book The Phoenix of Persia, from the mythical series One Story, Many Voices. Sally Pomme is a true innovator who has pioneered the art of modern storytelling. She said: “When I…