Literacy and History is a series of blackline masters designed to help upper primary pupils develop literacy skills while gaining knowledge about ancient societies.
each book is divided into 12 units, with each unit covering a different aspect of the relevant ancient society
fictional texts based on historical fact are provided in each unit, covering a range of literary genres
comprehensive glossary and footnotes are provided to help students understand terms used in ancient times
each unit contains comprehension, cloze, word study and cross-curricular activities
interesting and varied activities, incorporating individual and group work
teachers notes for each unit, containing objectives, background worksheet information, answers and additional activities as well as links to the English curriculum and other learning areas such as history, geography, science, and mathematics