Hugh Sexey Church of England Middle School
Together we believe; Together we achieve



Look at the selection of different front covers for Matilda (see document linked at the bottom of this page). 

 Note down what each cover makes you think about the character of Matilda; give reasons for your thoughts.

Read chapters 1 – 4 of the book. If you don't have a copy at home CLICK HERE. 

Make a list, using bullet points, of the main events in the story so far.


Using your bullet points EITHER:


  1. Write a summary of the story in only 50 words – it must make sense, be punctuated properly and cover the first four chapters.



2. Draw a storyboard of the first four chapters in no more than 8 pictures.