BMB Educational Consultancy offers Professional Development in all areas and levels of literacy for educators throughout the world and we produce educational resources for teachers, parents and associated professionals. Barbara Brann is a writer and an experienced, dynamic presenter who specialises in early handwriting development, foundational literacy skills, spelling and learning difficulties. BMB Educational Consultancy is the home of Casey the Caterpillar and The Magic Caterpillar Story – A process to develop correct letter formation in handwriting and The Magic Caterpillar’s Building Blocks to Literacy. The Magic Caterpillar’s Building Blocks to Literacy is a framework of interconnected skills designed to ensure that children develop the foundational skills for literacy including phonological and phonemic awareness, motor skills, print concepts and oracy. We offer training in the use of these resources and inservice for teachers in all areas of literacy including reading, written language, handwriting, phonemic awareness, spelling, perceptual motor skills and learning difficulties.