Collins Big Cat: Water Bears: Band 03/Yellow by Sue Gates


Collins Big Cat: Water Bears: Band 03/Yellow by Sue Gates

Explore the extraordinary world of water bears, tiny animals that you can find all around but only see with a microscope. Learn all about where they live, what they do, and how you can discover them for yourself in this simple non-fiction report accompanied by fantastic scientific pictures that bring the microscopic to life in a fun, exciting way * Yellow/Band 3 books offer varied sentence structure and natural language. * Text type: A simple non-fiction report. * A summary of the steps to finding water bears on pages 14-15 helps children to recap the book and provides a wealth of speaking and listening opportunities. * Curriculum links: Knowledge and understanding of the world

About the Author

Susan Gates was born in Grimsby. As a youngster she read lots of science fiction and American literature and then studied it at university. Before she became a writer she spent ten years in schools in Africa and England, in technical colleges and on literacy schemes. She has three children and lives in County Durham.

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16 pages
Interest Age: From 4


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Publication date

5th January 2010



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