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Knights and castles

First Reading Level 4
Knights and castles

  • Takes beginner readers on a trip back to medieval times to learn what it was like to be a knight and live in a castle, finding out how they fought and what they did for fun.
  • Includes short biographies of famous knights and descriptions of castles that can still be seen today.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Internet links to carefully selected websites reveal more about knights and castles.
  • Also available as an English Learner's Edition with CD recordings in British and American English and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Information

Key Stage: EYFS/KS1 E/H; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 600L

Book Band: 8 - Purple

CEFR Level: A2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: £5.99
ISBN: 9781409506621
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Rachel Firth

Illustrator: Sam Church

Extras

  • Usborne Quicklinks
    See the Internet links for this book.
  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.