This activity will help pupils learn about meteorites and the names of some of the planets.
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The Resources section has various materials relating to the teaching of children and the craft of writing for children. New materials will be added on an ongoing basis.
Teaching resources are in the form of activity sheets and use extracts from my books. These are free for teachers to download and use.
The resources for writing cover the whole process, from plot to proofreading, from content to character.
Meteorites Activity Sheet (for teachers)
Australia Activity Sheet (for teachers)
This activity will help pupils learn about Australia.
Mount Everest Activity Sheet (for teachers)
This activity will help pupils learn about Everest and climbing.
Sam and Amber Story Structure (for teachers)
This activity will help pupils to structure their stories.
Perilous Adjectives (for teachers)
An activity to help students develop 'thesaurus' skills by identifying adjectives which have similar meanings. Based on Charlie Lupton and the Orchid Princess.
Space Crossword (for teachers)
An activity to help students learn more about astronomy and spaceflight. Inspired by Charlie Lupton and the Secret Satellite.
Landing by Verbs (for teachers)
An activity to help students identify verbs, based on the short story, Last flight to Lukla.
Words Used by Children (for writers)
A list of words typically used by children for making their speech in stories more authentic.
Everest Word Search (for teachers)
A word search activity based on a passage from Charlie Lupton's Sherpa Adventure.
Scrambled Orchids (for teachers)
A spelling activity based on a passage from Charlie Lupton and the Orchid Princess.