A Letter to New Zealand Band 06/Orange by Alison Hawes

A Letter to New Zealand Band 06/Orange

Written by Alison Hawes
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Part of the Collins Big Cat Series


A Letter to New Zealand Band 06/Orange by Alison Hawes

Have you ever wondered what happens when you drop your letter in the postbox? How does a letter get from your home town to the other side of the world in just a few days? In this book you will see what happens at every stage of a letter's journey from Jack in England to his penpal, Tama, in New Zealand. *Orange/ Band 6 books offer varied text and characters, with action sustained over several pages. * Text type - A recount/ explanation text. * At the end of the book is a useful timeline showing a summary of each step, which can be used to recap the procedure orally or to support children's writing outside the reading session. * Curriculum links - Geography: Other people and places; Citizenship: People who help us.


Have you ever wondered what happens when a letter is sent to the other side of the world? Find out in this explanation book.

About the Author

Alison is a full-time writer. She has been writing books for schools since 1998. She writes fiction and non-fiction for children aged four to fourteen. Previously, Alison has been a teacher, a classroom assistant, a playgroup helper, a respite carer and a learning support assistant.

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24 pages


Alison Hawes
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Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

4th June 2012



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