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Still my beating mind

Bella's Artwork, Highly Commended, 8-11 years



Who created it?

Bella, age 11



“My name is Bella and I am eleven years-old. In my spare time I love to sew. I am also part of a local theatre club. I also really enjoy spending time with my friends.”


My creative response


About my creative response

"My name is Bella, I am in year six and am 11 years-old. I have made a happy box as sometimes I find it hard, really hard, to cheer up. So, I thought if I make a happy box, all these things will be in one place. I really enjoyed making this."


What do you do to ‘still your beating mind’?

“My friends are important to me and help me to feel calm when I’m feeling down.”


What is your favourite Shakespeare play, character or quote?

“My favourite Shakespeare play is Romeo and Juliet because we’ve recently studied it and I really enjoyed it.”