The Children of Willesden Lane – Teacher’s Notes

The Children of Willesden Lane is the inspiring true story of 14-year-old Kindertransport refugee Lisa Jura.

Written by her daughter Mona Golabek, this is an important and moving book that touches on themes of British Values, refugees, resilience and the power of music. Aimed at readers aged 11 and above this book is ideal for students studying WWII, British Values or for opening up discussion around the current refugee crisis. These resources include discussion questions and a Q&A with the author.

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