Susan Joy Bellavance is an author from Newbury, New Hampshire.

Her book, King of the Shattered Glass is a parable of mercy, the courage of honesty, and the tenderness of forgiving love, presented in a period setting, using the medieval background of glass blowers, and life in a medieval castle.

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This Teacher’s Companion was written to help students understand the themes of reconciliation and mercy portrayed in the story through pre-reading, comprehension, and discussion questions.

A teacher’s answer key follows at the end of the document. As a follow up from this story, there is a brief teaching on another image of mercy, the true story of the Image of Divine Mercy.

The Companion concludes with coloring pages of the Divine Mercy Image as well as pictures from King of the Shattered Glass.

KSG Teachers Companion PDF


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