Resources for teachers and librarians

Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3

Want to use the Sinclair's Mysteries or Taylor & Rose Secret Agents in the classroom at KS2 or KS3? Here's everything you'll need, from lesson plans to printable posters to fun activities.

 

Don't forget to take a look at my school events page if you're interested in booking an event for your pupils.

Find resources for Key Stage 1

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Lesson plan
The Clockwork Sparrow

3-week lesson plan and activites for Key Stage 2

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Video
Peril in Paris

Watch a video reading from Peril in Paris

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Visual inspirations

Take a look at some of the images that inspired the Sinclair's Mysteries and Taylor & Rose

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Activity
Clockwork Sparrow to colour

Download a gorgeous colouring sheet inspired by the Sinclair's Mysteries

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Activity
Make a mask

Make a Midnight Peacock mask - perfect for attending Mr Sinclair's grand New Year's Eve Ball

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Activity
Design a luggage tag

Make a Peril in Paris luggage tag for going on intrepid adventures

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Activity
Make a Taylor & Rose passport

Complete four puzzle activity sheets, and earn stamps in your passport along the way

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Poster
The Jewelled Moth

Download and print a poster for your classroom

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Blog posts
Historical inspirations

Want to know more about the real inspirations behind my books? Explore the historical background.

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Activity
Peril in Paris puzzle

Put your detective skills to work with this Peril in Paris themed activity sheet

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Masterclass
Peril in Paris

A masterclass from Authorfy including videos, extracts and a detailed scheme of work

Books
Booklists
Book recommendations

Looking for more reading ideas? Check out my themed booklists

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Video
Clockwork Sparrow videos

Find out more about The Clockwork Sparrow with this series of videos

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Map
Explore London

Explore the London of the Sinclair's Mysteries with this map of key locations