Tales of Wisdom and Wonder - audiobook
The Peddler of Swaffham
Monday 1st March
To respond to the illustration.
Annotate the illustration with ideas. Watch the YouTube clip and add interesting facts to the illustration.
Tuesday 2nd March
L.O: Visualisation and story mapping.
Listen to the story.
Map out the story in your own way.
Look at an online map of the peddlers journey from Swaffham, Norfolk to London Bridge. Discuss the length of time taken to travel via different modes. How long would the journey have taken the traveller?
Wednesday 3rd March
L.O: In role as the Peddler, write a letter home explaining what you have experienced.
Think about what the peddler could see, hear and touch at London Bridge.
Think about how the peddler would have felt having come from a small village to a busy city.
Thursday 4th March - World Book Day
World Book Day competition - complete your dialogue between two different book characters and email your finished versions to me before the end of the day.
Optional: complete World Book Day quiz.
Friday 5th March
To write a newspaper report about John Chapman's journey and what he discovered.