The Firework Maker’s Daughter by Philip Pullman – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for The Firework Maker's Daughter*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
The Firework Maker's Daughter is an ‘all's well that ends well' modern fairy-tale with a spirited heroine, a talking elephant, a quick-thinking servant and an entrepreneurial lovable rogue…oh, and not forgetting a volcanic fire demon. The book is an aural delight when read aloud or to yourself!
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Determination; Courage; Trust; Friendship
Related Curriculum Project: Tremors
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.