Our book detectives pack gives your children the skills they need to digest a story. Give each child a different detective role and set them to work. One child can be a summariser, illuminator, illustrator, word finder, passage master, question master, opinion spotter, mind mapper, style seeker or link maker. A must have for any key stage one or key stage two classroom and a great way to approach group reading.
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Each challenge card pack covers characters, settings, character descriptions, using your senses to describe settings, writing in conflicts and resolutions, creating side-kicks, story starters, story planning, drafts and editing. The idea behind each challenge card pack is that by working their way through cards 1-10, the children should be able to write their own story in one of 8 genres by the end.
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