Young Hercules is challenged by the King to carry out seven labours – no problem, although the King is less impressed when he brings back the evidence and stinks out the palace.
- Lime/Band 11 books have longer sentence structures and a greater use of literary language.
- Text type - A playscript of a traditional tale.
- Pages 30 and 31 feature a ‘wanted poster' for a your man answering to Hercules description, providing a great starting point for lots of speaking, listening and writing activities.
- Curriculum links - Citizenship: Taking part, Living in a diverse world, Animals and us.
by Diane Redmond, Chris Mould, Collins Big Cat
by Diane Redmond
by Leo Tolstoy
by Wilkie Collins
by Lewis Carroll
by Henry David Thoreau
by H.G. Wells
by Charlotte Bronte
by Mary Shelley
by Rudyard Kipling
by Jonathan Swift
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