The Sheep Pig by Dick King-Smith – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for The Sheep Pig*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
The Sheep Pig is a charming ‘farmyard fantasy' with a twist. Written with gentle humour, it contains lots of drama and likeable characters. Children will find the story enjoyable and easy to read, though explanation of sheep-trial terminology might be useful!
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Aspiration; Nature vs nurture; Relationships; Trust
Related Curriculum Project: Predator!
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.