I Was There…1066 by Jim Eldridge – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for I Was There…1066*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
I Was There…1066 is full of tension and drama and gives a thoughtful and well-balanced view of the events and decisions leading up to the Battle of Hastings, all told from the point of view a young and likeable boy.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Honour; Warfare; Friendship
Related Curriculum Project: 1066
Delivery: 3-5 working days
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