Boomerang Book Bags

A set of book bags for children to take turns with at home, containing two fantastic picture books: Sara a’r Stranc! and I am a Tiger.

Each child also receives their own activity magazine to keep. You'll find lots of ideas and activities in the teacher toolkit to help you and your class explore the Boomerang books.

Pori Drwy Stori school event

The Boomerang magazine

Download the Boomerang magazine

Each child receives a copy of this fun activity magazine to share with parents and carers at home.

Toolkit for teachers

Boomerang book bags toolkit

This toolkit suggests ways that teachers can share the bags so that children really enjoy reading the books and the magazine at home and at school.

Boomerang guide

Download the Boomerang guide for teachers

A quick guide for teachers using the Pori Drwy Stori Boomerang Book Bags and resources.

Presentation for families

Boomerang Book Bag presentation

Introduce the Boomerang Book Bags to parents and carers with this colourful presentation, which includes information about the benefits of sharing stories and some top tips for families.

Guide for Families

Download the guide for families

Each family in Wales receives six fun Pori Drwy Stori resources over the Reception year. This is a guide to all the Pori Drwy Stori resources for families - plus some fun suggestions for activities to enjoy now.

How one school used the Boomerang bags

Read the case study

Danygraig Primary School used the Boomerang Book Bags as an important bridge between school and home. The project generated excitement about reading for the children, with even reluctant readers highly enthusiastic and enjoying books.

Listen to Sara A'r Stranc in Welsh

Listen to more stories in Welsh