Mad Grandad’s Wicked Pictures

by admin on 17/10/2010

Mad Grandad's Wicked Pictures

Grandad and Lenny are trying to paint the living-room. But Grandad’s paint is very old and it’s gone quite strange. It has stripes and patterns in it….. At first it seems like fun to make pictures with this weird paint. Lenny calls his picture ‘Fang’ because it looks like a creature, and Grandad calls his ‘Mildred’. Lenny and Grandad decide to hang their pictures on the wall and go in search of frames. But when they return the pictures have disappeared. It looks like they’ve been stolen, but then they realise something else has happened….

This book by Oisín Mc Gann is aimed at younger pupils. These worksheets are for pupils  in the First / Second Class classroom.

Activity Sheet 1 – Colour in Mad Grandad dancing to the news (.pdf file 113KB)

Activity Sheet 2- Guide Lenny through the Maze to Grandad (.pdf file 132KB)

These resources have been made available to Seomra Ranga with the kind permission of the O’ Brien Press. ( O’ Brien Press retains the copyright of the resources.

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