The Saga of Erik the Viking by Terry Jones – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for The Saga of Erik the Viking*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
Mystical, mythical and marvellous, The Saga of Erik the Viking is an episodic adventure story with an emphasis on the honourable and brave rather than the historical. An easy read with a strong male character, though some vocabulary will need explaining.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Bravery; Loyalty; Honour; Fear
Related Curriculum Project: Traders and raiders
Delivery: 3-5 working days
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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.
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