Look at the cover, what do you think the story will be about?
Read or listen to the story.
What do you now think the story is about?
- Split students into groups of 2-3 and allocate a particular page and illustration for them to analyse.
- Tell students they need to answer the following questions and prepare a short 1 minute speech to present to the class.
- What can you see in your picture
- Discuss the link between the illustrations and the text
- Do any objects or characters in your illustration have a symbolic meaning? May have to discuss what symbolism is here.
- How does this picture make them feel?