A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for A Christmas Carol*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
A Christmas Carol is a vivid and imaginative Christmas ghost story in which Dickens reminds us of the need for compassion whilst celebrating all that is best in humankind. Scrooge's supernatural journey of redemption can be read aloud or recommended to an independent reader.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Charity; Greed; The meaning of Christmas
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.