Where the River Runs Gold – Teaching Resources
Extracts, discussion questions and cross-curricular activities for Upper KS2.
Topics: environment, bees, justice, love, family, adventure, creative writing, discussionRead More
The Big Topic: Space and the Moon Landings
This July marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landings, made by a team of astronauts on Apollo 11. To celebrate the anniversary, we’ve got some great free resources and videos for space-themed books to […]Read More
Incredible Journeys – Teaching Notes
Inspire the next generation of explorers with real-life adventurer Levison Wood.
Topics: KS2, biographies, history, geography, non-fiction, adventureRead More
The Boxer – Discussion Questions
A gripping YA novel about friendship and finding your community after a racist attack.
Topics: racism, radicalisation, male mental health, identity, KS3 12+Read More
Boot – Teaching Notes
Lesson resources and activities for Boot, a heart-warming, humorous adventure about a young robot trying to find its way home
Topics: Robots, technology, identity, adventure, feelings and friendship, KS1, KS2Read More
The Big Topic: Conservation
The Big Topic brings together Hachette Children’s Group books across a particular topic into a handy set of resources for schools. Look out for lesson plans and activities from Reading Rocks, author videos, extracts, posters and more. Our […]Read More
You Are Awesome – Free Resources
Build confidence and inspire pupils to reach their full potential.
Topics: Growth mindset, well-being, confidenceRead More
The Big Topic: WWI and WWII
The Big Topic brings together Hachette Children’s Group books across a particular topic into a handy set of resources for schools. Look out for lesson plans, author videos, extracts, posters and more. Our topics this […]Read More