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Matilda

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9780141365466

Publication Date: 11 Feb 2016

Subject: Children's novels

Suitable for: Primary

AR: 5.0 MY

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A young genius girl develops psychic powers and uses them to get revenge on her parents and terrifying headteacher

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Summary

A young genius girl develops psychic powers and uses them to get revenge on her parents and terrifying headteacher

Matilda Wormwood's father thinks she's a little scab. Matilda's mother spends all afternoon playing bingo. And Matilda's headmistress Miss Trunchbull? Well, she's the worst of all. She is a big bully, who thinks all her pupils are rotten and locks them in the dreaded Chokey.

As for Matilda, she's an extraordinary little girl with a magical mind - and now she's had enough. So all these grown-ups had better watch out, because Matilda is going to teach them a lesson they'll never forget.

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NOTE : Winner of the Blue Peter Book Award for the Book That Made Me Laugh the Loudest 2000 & Children's Book Award 1989.

NOTE : Includes a recipe for an 'exploding chocolate cake' at the back of the book

Contents

p1 The reader of books
p16 Mr Wormwood, the Great Cat Dealer
p24 The hat and the superglue
p32 The ghost
p43 Arithmetic
p50 The platinum-blond man
p60 Miss Honey
p76 The Trunchbull
p84 The parents
p95 Throwing the hammer
p111 Bruce Bogtrotter and the cake
p128 Lavender
p135 The weekly test
p153 The first miracle
p164 The second miracle
p171 Miss Honey's cottage
p187 Miss Honey's story
p200 The names
p204 The practice
p209 The third miracle
p221 A new home

Category
JF
Subject
Children's novels
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Pub. date
11 Feb 2016
Edition
New
ISBN
9780141365466
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Binding
Paperback
Pages
232
Width
128mm
Height
197mm
Weight
209g
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Miss Trunchbull lesson plan

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Matilda - Reader of books lesson plan

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Matilda - The ghost lesson plan

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Matilda - Arithmetic lesson plan

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Matilda - The platinum blond man lesson plan

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Matilda - Miss Honey and the Trunchbull lesson plan

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Matilda - Throwing the hammer lesson plan

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Matilda - Bruce Bogtrotter and the cake lesson plan

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Matilda - The weekly test lesson plan

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Matilda - The first miracle lesson plan

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Matilda - The new home lesson plan

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Matilda - The third miracle lesson plan

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