Looking for a video to use as a way into exploring non-fiction for children and young people? Maybe one of these will help.
Stewart Ross on children’s non-fiction
Nicola Davies: Summer Institute 2011- How to Write Facts for an Audience
Nicola Davies: Narratives in Nonfiction Writing
Nicola Davies: On Writing One Tiny Turtle
Big Blue Whale by Nicola Davies, illustrated by Nick lMaland
Surprising Sharks by Nicola Davies, illustrated by James Croft
Non-fiction books for kids
3 North American experts discuss the value of kids reading non-fiction books and share some of their favourites
An interview with non-fiction author Gail Gibbons
The What on Earth? Wallbook
A new film (2015) by Stewart Ross all about non-fiction (“a daft expression”)
If you know of any other useful video clips about non-fiction for children and young people please get in touch so it can be added to our list.