A young boy goes for a walk on a Summer's evening. He is accompanied by the full moon on his journey through the English countryside and beyond into his imagination. Lyrically written in rhyming text and illustrated with unique vintage style pictures.
This Picture Book Explorer pack takes you to Derbyshire, UK, where you can learn about local traditions and landscape features.
Your child can
- learn about the moon
- try his hand at being a poet
- practise poetry analysis
- learn about British wildlife
- practise maths skills
- make a toy
- take his own Moon for a walk
- try regional recipes and more.
You choose the activities to tailor to best fit your family.
~ instructions for over 20 activities;
~ printables including timeline, notebooking pages, minibooks, maps and flag;
~ list of supplies needed;
~ book & film go-along suggestions.
Written by a British Home Educator with over 20 years experience, Picture Book Explorers are designed to guide you and your child along a learning journey inspired by beautifully crafted books. Each of the downloadable studies provides stepping stones from reading the story aloud into an enjoyable educational adventure. When you have taken everything you can from Picture Book Explorers, your family can continue on the learning journey, adding your own ideas and taking inspiration from the suggestions given.
Each study contains maps, flags, a timeline and fact sheets to help you on your way. Some will contain notebooking pages, mini-books, quizzes and/or colouring sheets. They each contain over 20 activity suggestions with the information and/or instructions needed to complete them. These range from discussion ideas to creative writing projects to practical art projects to craft activities to maths problems to science experiments to recipes to games to field trip ideas and beyond. They are fully researched and tested before publication to make sure that your child gets the best quality learning experience possible. Having said that, we're only human and sometimes make mistakes; we welcome all feedback to be able to improve our products and service.
The books must be bought separately – check your library and look out for them in charity shops.
After purchase, an email will be sent direct to you with your download link.