True Stories is a selection of real events and feelings experienced
by pupils at school in Gloucestershire who come from other countries;
India, China, Burundi, Vietnam, Russia, Croatia, Venezuela, Afghanistan
This anthology was compiled by Dee Russell-Thomas through her work with
Gloucestershire bi-lingual students and through her work with refugee
and asylum seeking children.
The booklet was published through Gloucestershire Education Department.
Many thanks to Dee, Shire Hall and especially, the children and young
We have added new lessons plans for use at KS2 and KS3. We hope teachers
and pupils find these a valuable resource that helps them get the most
out of studying this book.
use the menu on the left like a contents list to view the
stories in the book
True Stories is a booklet
produced by Gloucestershire County Council Education Department.