The See-saw: Band 01b/Pink B by Paul Shipton


The See-saw: Band 01b/Pink B by Paul Shipton

Hippo wants to play on the see-saw. But who will play with him? In this humorous story a hippo wants to go on a see-saw, but no other animal is heavy enough to get hippo off the ground. It takes a group of animals to do it - and in the end, it is a tiny mouse that makes the difference. * Pink B/ Band 1B books offer emergent readers simple, predictable text with familiar objects and actions. * Text type - A story with a predictable structure and patterned language. * Pages 14 and 15 feature a flow chart, an ideal opportunity to retell the story in sequence.

About the Author

Paul Shipton is an exciting new voice in children's fiction. His debut novel Bug Muldoon and the Garden of Fear was an hilarious homage to the hard-boiled fiction of Raymond Chandler et al, relocated to the "backyard jungle".

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16 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

5th January 2005



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