ANDREW EDWARDS & FLEUR THORNTON
This large booklet aims to tell younger readers some of the facts about the real William Booth.
Certain pages from this excellent resource may be photocopied for use as class or group material. Alongside the story, which includes several illustrations, there are also some great activities to have fun with. These include: Word-searches to do; Puzzles to work out; Games and activities to enjoy; Things to find out.
Andrew Edwards and Fleur Thornton are primary school teachers who specialise in creating fascinating activity books for children.
It covers many Bible stories children will know well and points out where artifices mentioned in the Bible can be found in the museum. It shows how to do hieroglyphics and how bodies were mummified in Egypt, little boys will love that bit. There are plenty of things to do and make at home as well as at the museum, where there are many things to look for. At home you can make a model of a mummy and turn a box into a coffin to put it in to, among many other things. Included is a recipe for a Middle Eastern drink which looks tasty.