A literature based unit study to accompany The Little Ships by Louise Borden.
ISBN 978-1-84780-081-7 (Book not included.)
The picture book tells the story of the Dunkirk Evacuations that took place over 9 days starting at the end of May 1940. This fictionalized account of events makes the story of the 'miracle of Dunkirk' accessible to today's children. The sensitive illustrations are by British artist, Micheal Foreman.
This Picture Book Explorers pack takes you to Kent, UK as well as France, Europe. It includes information about both the author and the illustrator.
Your child can
- learn how both Kent and Dunkirk have changed over the years
- develop his creative writing skills
- learn about verbs and sentences
- learn how boats float
- carry out an engineering challenge
- try regional recipes and more.
You choose the activities to provide your child with a fully-tailored learning adventure.
~ instructions for over 20 activities
~ over 30 pages of printables
~ list of supplies needed
~ optional book and film suggestions.
Suggested activities are divided into 5 subject areas to make weekly planning easier.