“The greater part of writing is daydreaming, dreaming the dream of my story, until it hatches out. I love finishing it and then holding it in my hand and sharing my dream with my readers.” Michael Morpurgo

Session 1
What are your first thoughts about the book? Who are the key characters so far? How is the author giving clues to characters' personalities? Do you have any questions about what you have read so far?

Session 3
When a ship is wrecked, it is generally accepted that the cargo that washes up on the shore belongs to the islanders who live there. In the book, the wreck of the ship was a blessing for the people of Bryher; but for the sailors on board, it would have been a disaster. Write a list of the pros and cons of this shipwreck. Add your thoughts here.....

Choose an activity from your guided reading task cards to complete which relates to the book. Post it here so everyone can see!

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2 years ago
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😓 😢

2 years ago
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Same , Nepal is unfortunate

2 years ago
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How do we know it is set in the past?

2 years ago
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Because in the past there was boats but now they have speedboat

2 years ago
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In the past only men where aloud to do boats races

2 years ago
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It is old because there are still silly things like girls can't do this and boys can't do that.

2 years ago
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A man travels around the world on a boat and billy goes with him and the mum and the dad are scared that he is not coming back.

2 years ago
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Miss Amy should read it

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My Wanted Poster