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The importance of valuing others, listening to different viewpoints, taking care of belongings, manners, appreciating the diversity which exists in our community and beyond


The determination to reach the highest standards, every day.


The desire to grow and develop, achieving the best for ourselves and each other.


The knowledge that working with others, asking for help when needed and supporting others to develop are the foundations of growth.


The importance of joy in what we do, discovering our strengths and using them.


2h: Make comparisons within the text.

- How does the characters mood change throughout the text?
- What words would you use to describe the main character at the start and end of the text?
- Compare and contrast different characters, reactions, settings, themes within the text.
- How are the lives of the people different as a result of _______?
- How is it similar to _______? How is it different to ________?
- Compare your book to another on the same topic. Which do you prefer and why?
- Would you like to read more books by this author? Explain your reasons.
- If you have read other texts by this author, can you see any similarities/differences between them?