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Misplaced Myths and Lost Legends - Book Cover

Misplaced Myths and Lost Legends

Model texts and teaching activities for primary writing
Misplaced Myths and Lost Legends - Book Cover
Product Details
  • Grade Level: PreK-12
  • ISBN: 9781529791549
  • Published By: Sage UK
  • Year: 2022
  • Page Count: 176
  • Publication date: September 22, 2022

Price: $32

Price: $32
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Bring myths and legends alive in your classroom.

*20 myths and legends from across the UK are presented here as model texts for teaching writing in Key Stages 1 and 2;
*Teaching ideas and activities are included in all chapters alongside writing tasks for your class, based on parts of the stories;
*The activities support children to bring their own voices alive through their writing;
*They are encouraged to imagine characters, create settings, develop storylines and weave themes and challenges into their narratives.

A 'how to' guide for teaching children in primary schools to write their own myths and legends.



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Adam Bushnell

Adam Bushnell is a full-time author who delivers creative writing workshops in the UK and internationally in both state and private education to all ages.

His books have been selected by the School Library Association for the Boys into Books recom­mended reading list. Previously a teacher, Adam now also delivers CPD to teachers and others working in education on how to inspire writing in the classroom.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

The Fish of Wisdom

The Sockburn Worm

Monday, Tuesday

The Witch Cats

Jack and the Beanstalk

The Rich Man’s Wife

The Unicorn

The Coat of Weeds

The Leprechaun

The Sword in the Stone

The Cow That Ate the Piper

Jack the Giant Killer

The Wizard of Tricks

White Dragon and Red Dragon

Jack and the Fish

The Changeling

The Fairy Queen

The King’s Secret

Jack O Lantern

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

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