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Bella Bumble's Waggle Dance

Bella goes in search of clean water to cure the poorly bees of their bad bellies. She meets new friends and develops new skills on her journey.
Bella Bumble is a kind, caring and enterprising little bee, she loves flying with her bee friends and collecting pollen from beautiful flowers. One day, she wakes up to find that her the bees in Honeywood hive, have taken ill after drinking dirty water from the local river. Bella Bumble is full of energy and keen to find a fresh supply of good clean water for the bees in the hive. She flies off on her adventure and meets new friends along the way. Bella learns that partnerships and friendships are very important and that by working together you can achieve a lot more than working alone.
Activities
An activity to develop and demonstrate entrepreneurial skills - putting into practice the learning from The Bumbles of Honeywood storybooks or supplementary teaching materials.
Lesson Plans
A detailed plan to support teachers in delivering a lesson dedicated to the development of an entrepreneurial mindset. Highlighting areas of learning and key skills explored, this lesson guide will identify appropriate resources required for activities and also differentiation options for varied abilities.
Presentations
A PowerPoint Presentation to support the understanding of various themes explored in The Bumbles of Honeywood storybooks and reinforce the skills required to develop an entrepreneurial mindset.
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Final Challenge

Complete this enterprising challenge after you have read all 6 of The Bumbles storybooks. Put the children's enterprise skills to the test by choosing one of the ideas below. Encourage the children to take control of every aspect of the challenge and use all the new skills.

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Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance bilingual terms – French
Use these phrases in Bella Bumbles Waggle Dance to incorporate French into each activity.
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Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance bilingual terms – Italian
Use these phrases in Bella Bumbles Waggle Dance to incorporate Italian into each activity.
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Mini Challenge – Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance
Host your own 'Ugly Bug Ball'. Encourage the children to plan the whole event. Think about food, music, theme and who they will invite. Remember to be creative and think outside the box.
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Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance Book (video)
Watch the video recording of the Bella Bumble's Waggle Dance storybook.
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Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance Book (pages)
Find the images of all the right hand pages so you can see Bella Bumble's Waggle Dance on the white screen.
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Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance bilingual terms – Welsh
Use these phrases in Bella Bumbles Waggle Dance to incorporate Welsh into each activity.
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Bella Bumble’s Waggle Dance bilingual terms – Spanish
Use these phrases in Bella Bumbles Waggle Dance to incorporate Spanish into each activity.
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