Jan Needle’s exciting play based on the school strikes of 1911. The book contains a stimulating playscript suitable for classwork and school production, accompanied by resources including background material and lively activities.
Playscript – the book contains a playscript focusing on issues that are of interest in schools.
Accompanying resources contain activities for drama (including role-play), reading, writing, and speaking and listening. These are accompanied by extension material, including extracts from modern and pre-20th-century works for comparison, and documentary material. The resources are organised under the following headings:
• Staging the play
• Work on and around the script
• From novel to playscript
• Themes in and around the play
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
A native of Portsmouth, Jan Needle has had a lifelong interest in the sea and naval history. Under his pseudonym Frank Kippax, he has published four acclaimed thrillers. Under his real name, Jan Needle, he has a successful career as a TV scriptwriter and as a writer of acclaimed children’s books. His previous novel, ‘A Fine Boy for Killing’, also features William Bentley.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Collins Educational, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Ex library copy with usual stamps/stickers Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0004379135
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002075941
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002016564
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002010176
Book Description Collins/Plays Plus, London, 1987. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Reprint. Light wear to illustrative covers, pen mark to a page of the introduction, no other inscriptions, good. The 1911 school strikes, with much background material. Bookseller Inventory # BYB9611
Book Description Collins Educational, Unknown, 1986. Soft Cover. Book Condition: As New. First Edition. 88 pages. Book appears to have hardly been read and is in As new condition throughout. Based On School Strikes That Swept The Count In September 1991. Bookseller Inventory # 105836