The Wind in the Willows

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By Damian Kelleherjournalist

Damian Kelleher suggests some great lesson ideas to use with Kenneth Grahame’s classic tale about four animal friends.

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It was over 100 years ago that Kenneth Grahame’s classic story about the adventures of Mole, Ratty, Badger and Toad was published. For generations of readers, The Wind in the Willows has become synonymous with their own childhood—on the one hand comforting and nostalgic, and on the other fraught with danger, excitement and fun. Here are some ideas for how you can use this wonderful story with your class.


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