Pig Heart Boy by Malorie Blackman – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for Pig Heart Boy*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
Pig Heart Boy is a moving story that explores an emotive topic. It is told from the point of view of likeable and well-developed central character, making it a thoughtful and entertaining book to read with children.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Ethics of transplants; Relationships; Genetic engineering and animal experimentation
Related Curriculum Project: Blood heart
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.