War Horse (138-slide PowerPoint, 14 lessons  and 7 worksheets)

This War Horse teaching resources for the novel by Michael Morpurgo is made up of a 14-lesson unit of work with a 138-slide PowerPoint presentation and 7 worksheets.
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo contains a range of activities designed to develop knowledge and understanding of the context, plot, characters, language and themes of the novel. Resources include:

  • A unit overview with fourteen 4-part lessons
  • Analysis of the main characters - Joey, Albert, Father, Captain Nicholls and others
  • Extension tasks
  • Historical context – WW1 research activity
  • Developing deduction skills
  • Empathetic writing - Joey’s diary
  • Hotseating activity
  • Analysing Michael Morpurgo’s use of language and structure
  • Writing a newspaper story
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