Information for schools


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Age range

Appropriate for ages 11 and upwards.

Often used as a key text at Key Stage 3


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Resource sheets (teacher's notes and classroom support) for Inventing Elliot are available here

Key themes
Bullying Relationships Peer Pressure Self-identity Self-development Heroism

Companion texts
Lord of the Flies
 The Chocolate War