The Big Picture series launches with 16 titles for KS1 all about what is going on all around the world,
split into four high interest topics. Find out how other people around
the world live/lived; extreme animals habitats or weather across the
globe; faraway homes made of ice and much, much more.
within this Key Stage 1 series will provide a number of jumping off
points in a high interest, accessible way, with which to cover the 'big
curriculum picture'. Eventually backed up by teacher notes comprising
background information and teaching notes re: how to use the books to
cover statutory national curriculum key skills.
What if your home were melting away? This book looks at one of many animals across the globe facing extinction.
Book band: White
Ideal for ages: 5+
Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of children's information books, specialising in geography and the natural world. Her 300+ titles include the Horrible Geography series (Scholastic Children's Books) and Atlas of Exploration (Dorling Kindersley). She has also spent many years working in publishing, as both an editor and a foreign rights manager. She was born in Calcutta, India, but grew up in England. Now she lives in northern England, with her husband, children and various pets. She loves travelling, playing tennis and anything to do with books.