Treason by Berlie Doherty – teaching guide
Cornerstones Love to Read teaching guide for Treason*, packed with ideas for classroom activities that encourage children to talk about their reading.
Treason is an evocative, historical book, redolent in detail and bringing to life both the splendour and squalor of Tudor England. Some historical vocabulary will need covering with the children. Although the hero is a young boy, it is an entertaining adventure story that should appeal to girls and boys alike.
*book sold separately
Format: 28 page A4 booklet
Theme: Guilt; Trust; Family relationships; Social status
Related Curriculum Project: Off with her head!
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.