Everything you need to understand or teach Sarum (novel) by Edward Rutherfurd.
Sarum by Edward Rutherford is an epic historical novel about the area of England known as Sarum. This lengthy novel of more than one thousand pages spans more than ten thousand years,covering the span of English history from primitive times to modern times. The novel looks at the different events and issues that the people dealt with.
The novel opens in primitive times, 7,500 years before Christ. There is a very primitive society of hunters with small groups banding together and living in huts. One of the hunters, Hwell, his woman Akin, and their children migrate to the south for better hunting. They meet another family led by Tep, who leads them to Sarum, where they settle. Their descendants remain in the area for centuries.
This epic novel is basically the saga of five families. These are the Wilson, the Masons, Porteus with its different name variations, the...
Sarum: The Novel of England Lesson Plans contain 102 pages of teaching material, including: