An Introduction to 'The Pearl in the Ice'
The Inspiration Behind 'The Pearl in the Ice'
A Reading from 'The Pearl in the Ice'
Cathyrn's Writing Challenge
What can you tell us about Marina?
How have you used symbolism in the story?
Deconstructing Chapter 2
What are some of the key themes in the book?
How do you keep the reader gripped?
How do you flashbacks and memories?
Is there a trick for writing good description?
BOOK: ‘The Pearl in the Ice’ by Cathryn Constable
SUITABLE FOR: Ages 9+
PERFECT FOR: Curriculum objectives, comprehension questions and extra activities, including researching the history if code-breaking; exploring a range of poems and poetic devices; discussing and challenging traditional gender roles; creating a dance based on Vivaldi’s ‘Storm’; lyrical language and a curious, impulsive, brave heroine.
*Please note, there are sensitive themes in this story. It is advised that you read it before sharing it with your class.
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The Pearl in the Ice