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Now fully in line with 2014 Curriculum objectives

Raise literacy and attainment through a deep and active reading of a best-loved children’s story by a major author. The Read & Respond series takes growing readers into the heart of over 70 timeless stories, chosen to inspire reading for pleasure.

Each teacher resource book focuses on a popular children’s story, bringing it alive in a cross-curricular way. Explore every facet of the story through speaking and listening activities, debate and discussion, guided reading, creative writing, quizzes, games and crafts.

This teacher resource book contains everything you need to share The Worst Witch with your class:

  • Plot, character and setting activities
  • Speaking and listening activities
  • Guided and shared reading sessions
  • Extended writing projects
  • Differentiation and assessment ideas
  • Photocopiable activity pages

“Reading and writing for enjoyment are two of the most powerful ways of getting children reading. Read & Respond provides exactly this.” Michael Morpurgo

Product Details


Read & Respond







Date published

June 7th, 2010

Other details

  • 32 pages




Celia Warren

Jill Murphy

Photo of Jill Murphy


  1. Hidemasa and Jamie
    on 22 June 2011

    The Worst Witch

    The story is all about Mildred Hubble.We realy liked the story because she turned her friend into a pig.end

  2. Andrew and Hui Jong
    on 22 June 2011

    The worst witch

    We liked when Milderd Hubble fell on the ground. It was very excited and fun.

  3. Tony
    on 22 June 2011

    The worst witch

    Jill murphy creat The worst witch is a book about Mildred Hubble and MS hard broom and MS cackle they made a posion and Mildred disapird it was pink

  4. Jessica and Elizabeth
    on 22 June 2011

    I love the worst witch

    We loved the worst witch at first because the front cover looked interesting. Then we loved the part when Mildred turned Ethel into a pig!The exiting part was when they made circle then Mildred broomstick kicked her of her broomstick, then she held on to Mord's broomstick and everyone fell down.

  5. Hannah & Jeanette
    on 22 June 2011

    Worst Witch

    We like the Worst Witch because it is intresting and funny!When Mildred Hubble was making the potion, first she made it corectly but then she said to Maud that the potion must be dark green.When Mildred put the powder in the pot she sneeked to see the colour of the potion in Ethel's pot,it was light pink.

  6. Minh
    on 22 June 2011


    This story is about Mildred Hubble and everyone in her school .Mildred always made mistakes
    and her tearcher is very nasty, she is called MS.Hardbroom.

  7. Gia vinh and Thomas
    on 22 June 2011

    The Worst Witch

    I think this book is a very good book and our class liked it, but Mildred Hubble is a bit bad because she always couse in trouble.

  8. Jenny and Chenny
    on 22 June 2011

    The worst witch

    When our teacher read us the story it was a bit exciting but when she read on,it was more exciting.

  9. Alex and Shu
    on 22 June 2011

    The worst witch

    This story is about Milldred Hubble.
    Milldred Hubble is always trying her best but she always makes mistakes.
    I like Milldred Hubble because she is honest and kind.
    Milldred has a friend called Mord and a cat called Tabby.

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