Black Beauty by Anna Sewell – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for Black Beauty*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
The story focuses on episodes in the life of Black Beauty, giving an insight into animal welfare in the 1800s from the point of view of a horse. An accessible read, though some technical language about horse equipment will need explanation.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Animal welfare; Kindness and compassion
Related Curriculum Project: Revolution
Delivery: 3-5 working days
About Love to Read
Our Love to Read teaching guides help you teach classic and contemporary children’s literature, whatever your literary experience or knowledge. They provide a deeper understanding of literary effects to help you meet the expectations for reading comprehension at Key Stage 2.
The series is made up of books that represent a balance of styles, periods and authors to help children experience a range of literature over time.