An Elephant for Breakfast

A FREE educational resource pack for Teachers


This pack includes everything you need to run a 3-part series for 5-12 year olds around the popular children’s book, An Elephant for Breakfast.

The pack is designed to educate children about the true impact of poaching through the medium of a gripping adventure story from the author Zella where children smash an ivory smuggling ring. A variety of materials including the story in play form ensures accessiblity to the topic whilst bringing the subject to life in an engaging and fun way.

do I need to know anything about this topic?

Not at all. All the necessary information and resources are provided.


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