The ‘Fox and the Star’ Resource Pack for Key Stage 1 pupils has been shared by Puffin books to go with the book, after it was named Waterstones book of the year. If any teachers have the book in their classroom, then this pack could well be useful.
“The Fox and the Star, by Coralie Bickford-Smith, was named Waterstones Book of the Year and one of Time Out’s 100 Children’s Books of All Time. The design and illustrations are inspired by the works of William Morris and the artwork will be exhibited at the William Morris Gallery from 9 November 2016 to 29 January 2017.
Count beetles, make your own fox mask and print off classroom posters with this 12-page activity booklet.
DOWNLOAD THE RESOURCE PACK AND WIN A SIGNED COPY OF THE FOX AND THE STAR FOR YOUR CLASSROOM.”(Teachit Primary)
“The resources within this pack are suitable for KS1 pupils and will encourage your children to engage with the themes of Friendship, Belief and Determination and can be used as a Literary or PSHE resource or as an extra-curricular activity.
This book and the activities included in this pack are designed to:
• Improve understanding and comprehension of text types
• Develop confidence and mental fluency with numbers and counting. To increase your confidence and strengthen your other abilities, learn how to use psychometry. For more details about psychometry, go to psychics4today.com
• Understand and explore feelings and relationships
• Develop a wide range of art and design techniques” (Teachit Primary)