Sarah McIntyre

Sarah McIntyre is a British-American writer and illustrator of children's books and comics, and is one of the most exciting talents in children's books today.

Below you will find various activities for your students to explore the themes touched upon Sarah McIntyre's 'The New Neighbours' We have also given suggested activities you could do with your students to future explore the themes. To support you we have created lesson slides and have given you an extracts from the book.

Extracts from 'The New Neighbours'

'The New Neighbours' Lesson Slides

'The New Neighbours' Lesson Tasks

We have a a series of comprehension self-marking quizzes, the quizzes are designed to allow KS1 pupils to practise and apply their skills of the Content Domains. They have been written in a progressive order, and using different question types, to support KS1 pupils of different abilities.

'The New Neighbours' Quiz 1A

'The New Neighbours' Quiz 1B

'The New Neighbours' Quiz 1D

Below you will find links to other LGfL resources which link to the themes mentioned in Sarah McIntyre's book The New Neighbours

The Busy Things Platform has a range of activities linked to Sarah McIntyre's book “The New Neighbours" including:

  • Interactive Book extract

  • Grammar highlighter

  • Grammar quizzes based on extracts

  • Write a review of book (or extract)

  • Design a book jacket illustration and blurb

  • Write a character profile

  • Comprehension quizzes