Big Pet Day

Two stars of Australian picture books join forces to create an irresistible and unlikely pet! Today is Pet Day in Lily’s class. All the kids bring their pets – hermit crabs, parrots, mice, puppies, ferrets ducks but Lily brings her dragon. Class smarty-pants Courtney says that dragons are only fairy tales, so how could she have a dragon? However, when all misbehave middle all-important pet parade, guess who (or what) saves day? This gorgeous funny story about finding your voice first collaboration between two Australia’s leading book creators, Lisa Shanahan Gus Gordon. Praise for author illustrator: ‘a joy read aloud’ Magpies on Emma Quay’s BEAR AND CHOOK BY THE SEA ‘Quirky, soulful alive…a treasure,like favourite song.’ Markus Zusak, The Book Thief Gordon’s HERMAN ROSIE ‘Clever, sweet brilliant every way’ West ‘If there such thing as perfect book, this might be it.’ Sydney’s Child Magazine

From the acclaimed author of beloved Angelina Ballerina series comes third glittery picture book about a feisty little fairy who gets pet dragon! Twinkle has always wanted so she’s thrilled when Fairy Godmother grants her and friends each wish. But things don’t go as planned because everyone cutest pets except for her. A naughty dragon named Scruffy is definitely NOT what she’d asked for, she doesn’t know to do! Will be able tame rambunctious in time Pet Day? With magical spells going sideways frustrations running high, this delightful story hits just right notes.

Early childhood educators around the world use this best seller to plan daily curriculum and classroom activities. The book contains 76 different themes ranging from Ants Zoo Animals, presented in alphabetical order. Content for each theme includes following sections: Curriculum Flowchart, Theme Goals, Concepts Children Learn, Vocabulary, Bulletin Board Ideas, Sample Parent Letter, Arts Crafts, Cooking, Dramatic Play, Field Trips, Fingerplays/Chants, Group Time, Science, Math, Sensory, Large Motor, Fine Social Studies, Books, Recordings Song Titles, Technology/Multimedia Resources. updated sections include hundreds of new children’s literature references with a special emphasis on multicultural selections. In addition, Sixth Edition brand four-color insert Using Digital Camera Childhood Classroom. text is accompanied by companion website that important assessment tools, lesson forms, rainy day activities, developmental checklists, artifacts, much more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within product description or may not be available ebook version.

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