Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens agenda
Part of the Penguin Readers series
Upper Years - Key Stage 3 Learn More
Penguin Readers is an ELT graded reader series for learners of English as a foreign language.
With carefully adapted text, new illustrations and language learning exercises, the print edition also includes instructions to access supporting material online. Titles include popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, introducing language learners to bestselling authors and compelling content. The eight levels of Penguin Readers follow the Common European Framework of Reference for language learning (CEFR).
Exercises at the back of each Reader help language learners to practise grammar, vocabulary, and key exam skills.
Before, during and after-reading questions test readers' story comprehension and develop vocabulary. Visit the Penguin Readers websiteExclusively with the print edition, readers can unlock online resources including a digital book, audio edition, lesson plans and answer keys. Simon is a young gay boy who is at High School in America.
He meets Blue on the school's Tumblr, and they begin talking to each other.
Simon knows that he is falling in love, but then another boy sees the emails and Simon has to come out.
4Y Designed for home learning, 5AN Interest age: from c 12 years, ELHF ELT literature & fiction readers, YFM Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage), YFN Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage)