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Reading Rocks at Home with Hachette Schools

We’ve teamed up with Reading Rocks to create a series of online lessons and activities to support home learning.

 

Tune in on Twitter at 11am each Monday, Wednesday and Friday, or catch up via the Hachette Schools YouTube channel.

 

Lesson One: The World of the Whale

 

Based on beautiful non-fiction book The World of the Whale by Smriti Prassadam-Halls and Jonathon Woodward. Find out more and buy the book: Amazon, Waterstones, Hive

 

This lesson introduces key maths topics including ordering lengths, conversions and scale. There’s also a fun craft activity for the whole family.

 

 

 

Watch the online lesson video

Download the free resources

 

Lesson Two: The World of the Whale

 

Based on beautiful non-fiction book The World of the Whale by Smriti Prassadam-Halls and Jonathon Woodward. Find out more and buy the book: Amazon, Waterstones, Hive

 

In this lesson we look at how to use questions (who, what, where, when and how) to find out more about a topic and set viewers some writing tasks using their research. This lesson supports SPAG (spelling, punctuation and grammar) and can be shared with primary school children of all ages.

 

 

Watch the online lesson video

Download the free resources