The Hundred and One Dalmatians by Dodie Smith – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for The Hundred and One Dalmatians*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
The Hundred and One Dalmatians is a cheerful children's classic, with a straightforward anti-cruelty theme – and a notoriously memorable villainess – that has been twice adapted into a Hollywood film. An easy read for pupils, with some period touches, including the occasional reference to the role of women, which you may wish to expand upon.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Animal cruelty; Care of pets; Family life
Related Curriculum Project: Heroes and Villains
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.