Opening Doors to a Richer English Curriculum for Ages 10 to 13 takes Bob Cox’s award-winning Opening Doors series into daring new territories, providing a treasury of strategies and resources all carefully selected to support the design of a deeper, more creative and more expansive curriculum.
The book has been designed to help teachers enhance their young learners’ engagement with challenging texts and to improve the quality of their reading and writing. It includes 15 ready-to-use units of work comprising a range of poetry and prose from across the literary tradition, vividly illustrated by Victoria Cox.
Bob, Leah and Verity’s innovative ideas on theory, best practice and how to cultivate a pioneering classroom spirit are all integrated into the lesson suggestions – for both the teacher’s and the learners’ immediate benefit.
Suitable for teachers of pupils aged 10 to 13.