Match Girls Band 09 Gold/Band 17 Diamond by Juliet Kerrigan
  

Match Girls Band 09 Gold/Band 17 Diamond

Written by Juliet Kerrigan
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Part of the Collins Big Cat Progress Series

Synopsis

Match Girls Band 09 Gold/Band 17 Diamond by Juliet Kerrigan

In Victorian times, many children had to work to earn money for their family. One factory employed young girls to make matches, but the chemical they used made them very ill and many died. One woman decided to stand up for these girls, and her protest took her all the way to the Houses of Parliament in London. * Collins Big Cat Progress books are specifically designed for children at Key Stage 2 who have a Key Stage 1 reading level, giving them age-appropriate texts that they can read, building their confidence and fostering positive attitudes towards reading. * Text type: An information book. * Curriculum links: History.

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Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

Juliet Kerrigan
More books by Juliet Kerrigan

Publisher

Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st May 2013

ISBN

9780007498659


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