Pastures of the Blue Crane Study Guide


Age Range:             10-14

Duration:                 6 weeks

Pages:                     18



  • This study guide can be used as part of our Australian Unit Study or as a standalone resource.  It is designed to be done as a small group, meeting once a week with independent work to be done between meetings. 
  • Can be used by a family or individual child.
  • It mainly focuses on literature, with fun, useful graphics to support and scaffold discussion and writing.
  • Also includes a wide variety or research suggestions to learn more about Australia and weekly fun activities to do as well, including cooking, eating and art.

Hesba Fay Brinsmead wrote the award-winning novel ‘Pastures of the Blue Crane’ in the mid 1960s.  Set on the east coast of Australia, it is a coming-of-age book about sixteen year old Amaryllis Mereweather.


Please download our free sample.


Price:     £5