Skara Brae: Band 07/Turquoise by


Skara Brae: Band 07/Turquoise by

In 1850 in Scotland, a great storm washed away tonnes of soil to reveal the remains of a village that existed 4,000 years before. Discover what was found at the lost village of Skara Brae and what life was like in the New Stone Age. * Turquoise/Band 7 books offer literary language and extended descriptions, with longer sentences and a wide range of unfamiliar terms. * Text type: An Information Book * A visual timeline on pages 22 and 23 show how life has changed in Skara Brae over time, providing plenty of speaking and listening opportunities. * Curriculum links: History: What were homes like a long time ago?; Geography: An island home

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

3rd September 2012



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