Swallows and Amazons: Film Guide

Swallows and Amazons
Swallows and Amazons

Ages

7–14

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

Related calendar events

International Day of Families
15 May

A film guide that looks at Swallows and Amazons (2016), an adaptation of Arthur Ransome's timeless novel about four siblings embarking on an extraordinary adventure whilst on holiday in the Lake District.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including English, History and Geography in addition to highlighting themes surrounding literature and adaptations, storytelling, family, growing up, historical periods, rural life, and travel and exploration.

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Swallows and Amazons
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Swallows and Amazons Film Guide

A short .pdf of activities focusing on Swallows and Amazons.

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This Resource Supports

English

History

Geography

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