Lady Curzon's Oak leaf dress by House of Worth, 1903, The silk satin dress features over 400 oak leaves, outlined in satin cord and chenille thread. The darker leaves on the skirt were created by actually cutting out oak leaf shapes, and backing the holes with silk net. Copyright of the Fashion Museum in Bath and the NE Somerset Council.
Text-based question cards for use with informational texts. Handy for use during group discussions and as writing prompts. Parents tell me that simply adding one or two of these cards to a child's reading bag leads to richer discussions at home. ($)