Street Child Work

Lesson: English

Literacy work with a History Curriculum link (Victorian Britain).

Evidence includes:

- Diary writing

- Letter writing

- Drama

- Storyboards

- Character descriptions

Street Child is a novel written by Berlie Doherty.  The story is based on the real-life historical events surrounding Jim Jarvis and Dr Barnardo.

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Leighton Academy

Principal - Mrs Joanna Young
Deputy - Mrs Samantha Thompson
Leighton Academy
Minshull New Road, Crewe

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