These days parents are actively encouraged to support their child’s learning at home. There are learning targets that parents are expected to help their child to achieve. This can create a lot of pressure at home as often all...
The Giant from Nowhere
Reviewer: Bernadette Gregory
Interactive with activities to reinforce literacy skills
The Giant from Nowhere is an excellent multi-faceted story with the opportunity for the audience to interact with additional text, like the ‘Newspaper Article’ and the interactive ‘Police Questionnaire’. My grandchildren enjoyed the story and loved the illustrations and use of the fun formatting used in the text. The additional tasks provided in the lesson plan pack lend themselves to be used in a small group, although they could be used by a grandparent to enhance literacy skills in a fun environment.