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To Heaven and Back

Storyteller Janina in front of an illustration of King George III watching a bonfire with a butler by his side
Bonfire Night is typically a celebration of light in the darkness, albeit with undertones of treason and plot. All these themes are shared with your young learners in this hilarious yet mysterious Epic Tale…

Keep track of your Georges!

Afterwards, your young learners will be fired up to attempt our Epic Challenge – meaning they win the end of the story, and hit a Literacy objective at the same time! In this video, we ask them to turn a word of their choice into a piece of art.

While our website is still in development, please note you can send your Epic Challenge responses by clicking here or visiting epictales.co.uk/challenge.

Please also scroll to the bottom of this page for our Epic Learning resources including a PDF and mp3 downloads, and the Epic Learning Podcast discussing the learning outcomes in this story – from literacy to numeracy and beyond!

Epic Learning Resources

Find learning outcomes in this story for all ages from 4 to 11, including Literacy, Numeracy, Science and PSHCE!

Listen to the podcast in full, or search for a specific outcome by clicking the “Chapter Headings” button (buzzsprout chapter headings button). After clicking this button, you can use Ctrl-F (Cmd-F on a Mac) to search by keyword.

Outcomes are presented in the following format:
Age Range & Subject [Literacy, Numeracy, Science, Humanities, Arts, PE and/or PSHCE]: list of outcomes

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