The Big Turnip: Band 00/Lilac by Collins Educational, Monica Hughes


The Big Turnip: Band 00/Lilac by Collins Educational, Monica Hughes

An old man tugs on a giant turnip, but cannot move it at all. With help from the old lady, the boy and girl, and a whole host of other characters, will he able to pull it out of the ground? The structure of this wordless text shows how a story is built up through a series of events. * Lilac/Band 0 - wordless book that tells a story through pictures and is designed to develop understanding about how stories work. * Text type - Fiction, a wordless traditional story. * A storyboard on pages 14 and 15 shows the sequence of events in six numbered stages. * 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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16 pages
Interest Age: From 2


Collins Educational, Monica Hughes
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Publication date

4th January 2006



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