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Ways Into History: Seaside Holidays Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts Ltd
Paperback / softback 32 pages

ISBN:
9781445109640
Size:
258 x 196 x 7mm
Published:
26th Jul 2012
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Ways into History
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Overview

Ways into History: Florence Nightingale tells the story of the famous nurse and her battle to make nursing a respected profession. It also looks at why we remember Florence Nightingale today. It includes a timeline of key events, buildings and inventions that changed holidays over the years at the back of the book.In the Ways into History series, original illustrations and simple text bring the past alive, while questions and activities encourage historical research and build up confidence and enthusiasm. The series encourages Key Stage 1 readers aged 5+ to begin to think like a historian and look for clues in descriptions and pictures that will help them answer questions about the past. The books include 'Talk About' sections that encourage readers to describe events or what people might have thought or felt at the time. Teaching and literacy notes help teachers and parents get the most out of the curriculum links in these books in a classroom or at home.

Contents

What is a holiday? Postcards Getting there! Victorian seasides Seaside attractions On the pier The 1940s and 1950s The 1960s and 1970s Seaside fun In the sea Souvenirs Timeline Glossary Index

Author

Sally Hewitt was a primary school teacher for ten years before she became a full time writer of non-fiction books for children between the ages of three and eleven.Sally has written many books on a wide range of topics and visits schools and libraries giving talks and workshops.

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