Picture Book Explorers ~ Stone Girl, Bone Girl - £4.00

A literature based unit study to accompany Stone Girl, Bone Girl by Laurence Anholt, illustrated by Sheila Moxley.

ISBN: 978-1845077006 (Picture book not included.)


Set in early 18th century Dorset, UK, this is the story of Mary Anning. A young girl whose determination and passion for fossils lead to the discovery of a complete ichthysaurus fossil.


In this Picture Book Explorers project study, you will find ideas for learning about different types of fossils through hands-on art and craft activities.


Your child can

- discuss ideas on Mary's character

- tackle pratical maths activities

 - practise fun creative writing

- create their own artwork using Sheila Moxley's illustrations as inspiration

- try a regional recipe and more.


You decide on the activities to make this a perfect project for your child.



~ instructions for over 20 activities

~  printables including timeline, maps and flag

~ list of supplies needed

~ optional book & film go-along suggestions.


Written by a British Home Educator, 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. The hope is, that even after you have taken everything you can from a Picture Book Explorer file, your family will continue on the learning journey, adding your own ideas and taking inspriation from the suggestions given.


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Suggested Ages: 5 - 10/Pages: 36/File Size: 2.52 MB


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