The Wind Band 03/Yellow by Monica Hughes
  

The Wind Band 03/Yellow

Written by Monica Hughes
Illustrated by
Part of the Collins Big Cat Series

Synopsis

The Wind Band 03/Yellow by Monica Hughes

What can the wind blow? A collection of colourful photographs show how the wind can blow a kite, boats, leaves, seeds, windmills,sand, snow and sea. The report also shows how strong wind can be destructive blowing trees and even houses down. * Yellow/Band 3 books offer varied sentence structure and natural language. * Text types - A non-chronological report. * A chart on pages 14 and 15 draw a comparison between light and strong winds giving children the opportunity to discuss wind and its effects. * Curriculum links - Science: pushes and pulls; Geography: our local area. * This book is paired with a story on the same theme: The New Kite by Julie Sykes. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery

About the Author

Internationally-renowned children's author, Monica Hughes was a master of science fiction and fantasy writing. She was the recipient of numerous awards and was the author of The Isis Trilogy and A Handful of Seeds. She has written a number of titles for the Collins Big Cat series.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
16 pages

Author

Monica Hughes
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Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st January 2005

ISBN

9780007185771


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