If: Band 08/Purple by


If: Band 08/Purple by

Using the influence of Rudyard Kipling's Poem If , award-winning author Mij Kelly explores the challenges of living in a world filled with monstrous people, and how important it is to keep smiling regardless of the chaos around you. * Purple/Band 8 books offer developing readers literary language, with some challenging vocabulary. * Text type: A poem * Pages 22 and 23 explore how the boy's world looks when it is filled with monsters, and how it really looks, allowing children to discuss and compare the scenes. * Curriculum links: Literacy: Silly stuff

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

3rd September 2012



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