Presents an approach for young children to explore life at the seaside since Victorian period, from what people wore and ate to the activities they enjoyed. This work features a variety of pictures such as photos, paintings, objects and postcards.
This book uses a variety of pictures (for example, photos, paintings, objects and postcards) to look at different aspects of the seaside in the past - from what people wore and ate to the activities they enjoyed. It has pictures from the Victorian period to present day, so the young reader can make comparisons between then and now. Notes at the back for teachers and parents give some more information about the pictures and suggest questions that could be asked about them when reading the book together with the child.
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About Liz Gogerly
Liz Gogerly is a writer and editor of children's information books and a former teacher. She has worked on a wide variety of books and has a specialist knowledge of history and biographies.
Changes: Beside The Sea by Liz Gogerly
Used - Very Good
Hachette Children's Group
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