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KS1 book topic – How The Tear Thief’s poetic prose can inspire learning across the curriculum

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Three-page PDF with KS1 cross-curricular activity ideas

Key Stage

KS1

Age

Years 1-2

Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy imbued this tale of a ghostly character who moves invisibly through the night collecting children’s tears with poetic language and powerful message about emotional truth.

This book topic, perfect for National Poetry Day, helps you explore the characters, and look at the metaphors and similes in the text, as well as the way the book uses the language of sound to create atmosphere.

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