A Step 2 Green Apple graded reader, retold by Gina D.B. Clemen. Why did Robin Hood become an outlaw? Who were his trusted men? How did Marian find Robin in Sherwood Forest? How was the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham punished? Who wanted Robin dead or alive? Read the exciting legend of Robin Hood to find out.
This reader uses the "Expansive Reading"approach, where the text becomes a springboard to improve language skills and to explore historical background, cultural connections and other topics suggested by the text. As well as the story,
this reader contains:
• A wide range of interactive activities practising the four skills
• Dossier: Medieval Times in England, Medieval Life in a Castle Town, Archery,
King Richard’s Crusade, The Magna Carta
• PET-style interactive activities and Trinity-style interactive activities (Grade 4)
• A full recording of the text