As Strong As The River: US Teaching Guide

This teaching guide is designed to tie-in with the US Curriculum for Pre K, K, grade 1 and grade 2.

Includes: illustrated extracts from the book and comprehension questions and suggested activities


  • Book summary and about the author
  • Before reading questions
  • After reading questions
  • Topics for discussion
  • After reading activities for Grades 1-2
  • After reading activities for Preschoolers

Download here: 2021 Interactive As Strong as the River Teaching Guide



As Strong As The River, Sarah Noble

Little cub wants to be big and strong like all the other bears, because there’s nothing bigger or stronger than a bear… or is there?

Join this curious cub as it learns from its mother how to hunt, fish, scratch and be patient in this beautiful debut picture book from Sarah Noble. Touching on themes of nature, nurture, and the importance of family, this is the perfect story for any curious young reader starting to question the world around them.