THE BEETLE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK LEARNING RESOURCES
Beetle Boy LEARNING RESOURCES
LESSON PLAN for years 5 & 6 created by the National Literacy Trust for World Book Day resources on the topic of UNLIKELY HEROES.
The CLPE (Centre for Literacy in Primary Education) have created a TEACHING SEQUENCE for BEETLE BOY. This sequence supports teachers in reading aloud, talking about the book with their children, allowing children to respond to and understand the text in greater depth.
CROSS-CURRICULAR activities inspired by Beetle Boy and created by The Scottish Book Trust. Includes these activities:
Design a museum exhibition
Build a bug hotel
Create beetle inspired jewellery
Make a book trailer
Download M. G. Leonard's poem The Billion Bug Road to read in class.
Listen to her read it, and then write your own mini-beast poems.
If you would like a free Beetle Boy poster, featuring illustration by Julia Sarda, (see below) for your classroom or library, then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Only available whilst stock lasts.
Make a Beetle Hotel with M. G. Leonard with this Blue Peter video.