The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett's "The Secret Garden" is a captivating tale about Mary Lennox, a young orphan who discovers a neglected garden and, through her efforts to restore it, finds healing and happiness. The novel intricately explores themes of rejuvenation, friendship, and the transformative power of nature as Mary, alongside her cousin Colin and friend Dickon, nurtures not only the garden but also their friendships. This topic pack enables students to vividly recreate and analyze key scenes from the novel, enhancing their understanding of its complex characters and rich themes. Exercises can help students identify the novel’s conflicts, delve into character development, and examine the mood and tone that make "The Secret Garden" a beloved classic. Apply the keyword #The Secret Garden to access all content from this pack in the Comic Maker, bringing the enchanting world of the secret garden to life.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Into Literature (6-12)