The Ice Man by Alan Parkinson, Mike Gould

The Ice Man

Written by Alan Parkinson, Mike Gould
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Part of the Read On Series


The Ice Man by Alan Parkinson, Mike Gould

When a body was discovered by two German hikers walking in the Alps in 1991, little did they realise it had been there for over 5000 years... Who was OEtzi the Ice Man, as he has become known? What did scientists find out by examining his remains? And what further finds from the ancient past might our changing climate reveal? *Help Key Stage 3 students move from Level 3a to Level 4c in reading.*Support comprehension with the amazing photographs from the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology.*Encourage shared and guided reading using the ready-made tasks and discussion points on the activity pages at the back of the book


`The Ice Man is a great cross-curricula text for science, geography and history. The book is an excellent length and packed full of interesting info.

About the Author

Alan Parkinson is an award-winning teacher and author, who currently works in teacher education and as a freelance geographer. He lives in rural Norfolk, and enjoys exploring new (and old) places.

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Book Info


56 pages


Alan Parkinson, Mike Gould
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Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st November 2012



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