Marathon Orange/Band 06 by John Foster


Marathon Orange/Band 06 by John Foster

What makes a ball bounce? How is a football made? Children will find the answers to these, and more, questions about different types of balls in this fun instruction book. With a colourful combination of photos and artwork, it gives information on all kinds of balls and activities, such as how to juggle. * Orange/ Band 6 books offer varied text and characters, with action sustained over several pages. * Text type - An instruction text. * The book includes a quiz on pages 22 and 23 to recap what children have learned. * Curriculum links - PE: Games and activities; Science: Forces and movement.

About the Author

John Foster

John Foster is one of the nations best loved and highly regarded children's poets.

He was born in Carlisle, then educated at Denstone College in Staffordshire and Brasenose College, Oxford. For over twenty years John taught English at various Oxfordshire comprehensive schools. He is now a full-time writer and much in demand in schools and libraries as a performance poet. John's poetry anthologies present children with original and contemporary poetry, proving that poetry is both accessible and fun.

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 6 To 7


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Publication date

4th June 2012



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