Accidents by Hugh Hawes, Pauletta Edwards


Accidents by Hugh Hawes, Pauletta Edwards

Each book has been written by an experienced educationalist in conjunction with a panel of medical and language specialists. The books have been graded into two reading levels, and each deals with a different health topic of relevance to children in Africa. The readers can be used as an integral part of a primary Science, Social Studies, Environmental Science, Home Economics or Health Science curriculum. Accidents is a level 1 Reader which highlights some of the many places around the home where serious accidents can happen. The book informs children about safety precautions, and encourages them to take responsibility for the care of their younger brothers and sisters.

About the Author

The authors of these stories have lived and worked in countries around the world, in India, Uganda, Nigeria and Indonesia. They have had a great deal of experience in the fields of child education and child health and are all members of the Child-to-Child programme.

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32 pages


Hugh Hawes, Pauletta Edwards
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Publication date

2nd December 1985



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