The Silver Sword by Gillian Howell


The Silver Sword by Gillian Howell

Read & Respond: The Silver Sword provides teachers with a wealth of resources to teach The Silver Sword by Ian Serraillier. Notes and activities reflect the way that teachers teach now and include shared texts, guided reading notes, reading activities, speaking and listening activities, writing projects and assessment guidance. The Silver Sword is a thought-provoking tale about a group of children's struggle to evade the Nazis and find their parents in the Second World War.

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32 pages


Gillian Howell
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Publication date

1st September 2011



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