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Why the Whales Came

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'The resources are wonderful. I like the fact that it has a
mix of fiction and non-fiction activities ... and how material can
link to other areas of the curriculum, not just literacy.'
Miss North, teacher

'Reading for enjoyment and writing for enjoyment are two of
the most powerful ways of getting children interested in books.
Read & Respond provides exactly this.' Michael Morpurgo, author
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ensure that the children want to keep on reading more."" Chris
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Get the most out of best-loved children's books with our bestselling
Read & Respond series - the perfect way to explore
favourite stories in your classroom. This resource book brings you
a wealth of inspiring activities, discussion ideas and guided reading
notes based on this favourite children's book.

Digital CD-ROM with printable activities and extras
Stimulating content mapped to curriculum objectives
Grammar, punctuation and spelling section for Key Stage 2
Shared reading section including non-fiction extracts
Time-saving lesson plans, activities and assessments
Huge variety of speaking, listening and creative activities
Read & Respond helps you build a whole-school literacy
programme based on timeless children's stories, chosen to inspire
reading for pleasure. Fun-filled activities help children to fully
engage with each story, encouraging a love of reading and building
a range of skills.
This book contains photocopiable activities, guided reading notes,
speaking and listening activities, writing projects and creative
ideas - all from a bestselling, tried-and-trusted series that's
a firm favourite with teachers.
Please note: this book includes digital content contained on
a CD-ROM.

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9781407160689
  • ISBN: 9781407160689
  • Pub Date: 5th January 2017
  • Publisher: Scholastic
  • Imprint: Scholastic
  • Format: Other
  • Number of Pages: 48

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About Jillian Powell

Jillian Powell has an MA in English from Cambridge University and an M.Phil in Art History from the Courtauld Institute, London. She is an experienced writer of children's fiction and non-fiction, and has written on many social issues.

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