Remembrance Day by Jane M. Bingham, Ruth Nason
  

Remembrance Day

Written by Jane M. Bingham, Ruth Nason
Illustrated by
Part of the Start-Up History Series

RRP £7.99

Synopsis

Remembrance Day by Jane M. Bingham, Ruth Nason

Explaining why we remember the people who fought and died, both in World War One, but also in other armed conflicts in a thoughtful and insightful way. Remembrance Day looks at the background to World War One and also focuses on objects, such as poppies and the Cenotaph that are key to the day itself. Key words at the bottom of each spread help children build their vocabulary around particular topics. The mixture of historical and modern photographs help to make the past more relevant to the children. Start-Up History is a series of 6 titles looking at everyday objects and events from their historical perspective and encourages readers to ask questions about what they can see on the page and how that might relate to their own experiences. Perfect introductory history texts for 5-7 KS1 readers.

About the Author

Jane Bingham is an experienced children's author and editor. She specializes in history and contemporary issues. Ruth Nason has been involved in Religious Education publishing since the early 1980s when the major World Religions became increasingly part of the school curriculum. She has edited and written many books on world religions, including for Batsford Educational (in the 1980s), Oxford University Press Educational Division, Wayland and Evans Brothers. She therefore has close contacts with RE advisers and with educational representatives of the world faiths in Britain. Her work in this area of publishing has led to a lively interest in 'interfaith relations'.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages
Interest Age: From 6

Author

Jane M. Bingham, Ruth Nason
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

11th August 2016

ISBN

9781445134918


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