6 - 8 yearsGrade Level:
1 - 3Paperback:
HarperCollins UK (September 1, 2012)Language:
English Product Dimensions:
5.8 x 0.2 x 8.3 inches
In 1665, London was a dangerous place in which to live. A plague had swept across London, and a quarter of thecitys population died. A year later, tragedy struck London again and the Great Fire of London destroyed two-thirds of the city.RichardPlatt explores both events and how the city survived in this fascinating information book.
• Lime/Band 11 books have longer sentence structures and a greater use of literary language.
• Text type: An information book
• Curriculum links: History: How do we know about the great fire of London?