Jemmy Button

£55.00

Jemmy Button is inspired by the touching true story of a child who was brought into England in the mid-1800s to be ‘educated’ and ‘civilised’.

Description

Jemmy Button is Inspired by the life of a child native of Tierra del Fuego who was brought into England in the mid-1800s to be ‘educated’ and ‘civilised’ by British explorers. If you are looking for a unit of work to link with the Key Stage 2 Geography Curriculum, Jemmy Button provides the opportunity for your class to map out the main character’s journey and compare his homeland to the local village/city/town. Pupils will also write letters and enjoy writing their own return story.

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