The Family from One End Street – guided reading pack
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for The Family from One End of the Street, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
The Family from One End of the Street is a working-class slice of life from the 1930s, humorously told in a simple, matter-of-fact style. Structured into episodes, the book focuses on character and social comment rather than plot. Suitable for a whole class read, although you may need to explain some cultural references, e.g. Woolworths and the Eleven Plus.
This pack includes:
- 1 x Love to Read teaching guide
- 6 x The Family from One End Street books
Theme: Poverty; Class; Social snobbery; Education
Related Curriculum Project: Urban pioneers
Delivery: 10-14 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.