When Secrets Set Sail is the breathtaking new adventure from Sita Brahmachari, the award-winning author of Where the River Runs Gold. Ideal for reading with Upper Key Stage 2.
This beautifully written story shines a light on the forgotten voices of our collective past and shows how interconnected our present-day lives are with our history. Read on for teaching resources, author videos and information about Sita’s real-life inspiration for the book.
Teacher’s Notes and Blue Plaque Project activity sheets
We’ve created comprehensive, curriculum-linked teacher’s notes covering themes from the book including family, silenced voices and secrets.
In the story, Usha and Imtiaz discover that their house has an incredible history and was home to some very interesting people. Inspired by their adventure, we’re challenging schools and families to uncover hidden histories in their local area and create their own blue plaques to commemorate them!