Ms MacDonald Has a Class by Jan Ormerod


Ms MacDonald Has a Class by Jan Ormerod

Ms MacDonald has a class which she takes to the farm. The children start to wonder what life would be like as a chicken, or a lamb, or even a cabbage! With a skip trip here and a snip snip there, the children learn to look and sound very different and put on the performance of a lifetime.

About the Author

Jan Ormerod

Jan Ormerod (1946 - 2013) grew up in the fifties, in a series of small towns in Western Australia, with her three older sisters. As a child she drew constantly and compulsively, inspired by beautifully drawn schoolgirl annuals from England and secretly acquired American comics that were forbidden by her parents.

Her books have largely been a celebration and savouring of the positive experience of parenthood she truly had not anticipated–the fun, the warmth, and the love. Jan was acutely aware that picture books are almost always shared by the child and a caring adult.

She published more than 50 picture books in her lifetime, won many honours and awards, and her work is published in more than 20 countries.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 2-7


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Publication date

2nd July 1998



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