Flour Babies: New Longman Literature : 9780582434523

Flour Babies: New Longman Literature

Fine, Anne et al
 
Edition
 
1
ISBN
 
9780582434523
ISBN 10
 
0582434521
Published
 
01/01/2000
Published by
 
Pearson United Kingdom
Pages
 
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$27.29
 
 
 
Description
Unexpectedly, Simon Martin’s class is given the task of looking after pretend babies make out of sacks of flour. After his initial lack of enthusiasm Simon begins to learn more than he could ever have imagined.

What’s the hook?

Award-winning author Anne Fine’s story is humorous and thought-provoking at every turn.

What are the themes?

Friendship, home and school life are central to this novel which has strong links to citizenship and PSHE.

Teaching points?

Provides numerous opportunities for creative writing, drama activities and shared and guided reading.