Author(s): Jacqueline Harman
Some write-on pages (10pp). Learning is fun. This book introduces some of the common native birds, insects and plant life in New Zealand. This book is designed for all ages to enjoy and to learn with ease. Young pre-school children can delight in finding objects in the pictures while primary children also participate in the quirky story. The moral of the story is finding one's identity and celebrating uniqueness. Older children may draw on the attached information to research easily, while adult readers may also delight in being exposed to interesting facts. The book is appropriate for classroom teaching. It is designed to reinforce the New Zealand curriculum. The supplements contain teaching notes with skills linked to teaching tasks and learning outcomes, and ten copyright- free task sheets. These sheets are designed to reinforce bush knowledge and bush safety and they are graded according to complexity.