I have seen first hand the impact linking real life issues with blogging can have on children's writing. You only have to look at what we did with Captive Orca Whales and Save Yupi. This would be another issue that would inspire the children to write with real purpose, raise awareness and hopefully put a stop to this awful tragedy.
Recently, some children worked with Mr Payne on this issue and created these news reports -
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