WAG-ing fingers

25th June 2010 at 01:00

I hope the children who enjoyed "drawing up designs for WAG essentials such as designer shoes, hats and - perhaps most crucial of all - fingernails" ("WAG studies on the timetable", June 18) also had the opportunity to reflect upon the representation of footballers' wives and girlfriends as accessories and role models. If not, teachers who indulge in such "creative learning" are surely in danger of peddling sexist propaganda and an illusionary celebrity myth.

Jennifer Bailey, English teacher, Horsham, West Sussex.

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