Just to let you KS1 teachers know that I’m a nearing the end of the production of 7 key question driven enquiries on Amy Johnson. Central to the lessons are great visual resources and new story titles. I am making extensive use of Faye Beerling’s Little Wings, written in verse and amusingly illustrated. Here’s a snapshot
Josie the jet was scared of heights and wasn’t able to fly,
So into the hangar she backed herself and then began to cry.
But dear old Bob the bi-plane had a plan to coax her out
He shared the story of Amy Johnson and how she flew about…