Spend up to four lessons using The Girl Who Became a Tree, Wonderland and The Deathless Girls to explore how writers integrate new characters, settings, themes and ideas in order to retell classic stories for a modern audience.
Senior Phase (S4-6) / KS4 and KS5
Explore themes of:
√ Storytelling √ Myths and Legends √ Subversion √ Modern Themes √ Fairytales
√ Expressive Arts √ English Language √ Social Studies √ Creative Writing
Note to teachers: These books contain some material that may not be suitable for some students. We recommend that teachers read the books carefully before using it in the classroom or recommending it to students and/or seek parental guidance.
Watch the event:
or on our website www.edbookfest.co.uk/the-festival/whats-on/retelling-tales-with-joseph-coelho-juno-dawson-kiran-millwood-hargrave.
If you enjoyed that then why not also try these discussion questions created by The Deathless Girls publishers Hachette!
The Deathless Girls by Kiran Millwood Hargrave-Discussion Questions