How to Use These Notes

Welcome to the Teaching Support Notes to accompany the graphic novel John Muir, Earth - Planet, Universe. They can be used to complement:

All the lesson plans in these Teaching Support Notes are intended to encourage young Scots to celebrate, as well as be inspired, by the Scottish born polymath John Muir. They can be used by a variety of subject areas through the year or within an appropriate after school club.

Alternatively, they can be used to deliver a cross-curricular project by creating a ‘John Muir day’ or ‘John Muir week’.


Additional information

Words and meanings found in the graphic novel John Muir, Earth - Planet, Universe can be explored by using the glossary.

To find out how similar to John Muir you are, try our John Muir quiz.

Class teachers insert your pupils’ quiz results here.

You can access links to other useful web sites that provide further activities to complement the graphic novel John Muir, Earth - Planet, Universe.

View details about the author Julie Bertagna and artist William Goldsmith who created John Muir, Earth - Planet, Universe.