Magical Adventures with Abi Elphinstone

Come on a mystical adventure and tap into your imagination whilst enhancing your creative writing skills!

First Level / Second Level – KS2

Explore themes of:
√ Magic √  Adventure √  Creating New Worlds√  Mapping Stories√  Climate Change

Subject Checklist:
√ Sciences √  Expressive Arts √  English Language √ Social Studies √ Creative Writing

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Download the resources:

Magical-Adventures-with-Abi-Elphinstone-EIBF PDF

Magical-Adventures-with-Abi-Elphinstone-EIBF Word Doc

Download extracts from The Crackledawn Dragon by Abi Elphinstone to accompany the resources:

The-Crackledawn-Dragon-by-Abi-Elphinstone-Chapter One

Further information:

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