The Uncommoners: The Crooked Sixpence is an exciting adventure and the perfect class read. The lesson plans in this pack offer ideas and activities that will encourage classes to think and learn about similes, atmosphere and close reading.
• To develop awareness of the possibilities of similes.
• Writing to convey setting and atmosphere.
• To encourage reading aloud with appropriate intonation.
Agents of the Wild: Operation Honeyhunt is a fantastic adventure story with wildlife conservation themes. The teachers notes in this pack offer extracts from the text and corresponding activities that will encourage classes to think and learn about illustrating animal characters, the role of villains and the theme of conservation.
• Literacy, Art, Design & Technology, RSHE, Citizenship, Science, Geography