Hippo Owns Up - A Book About Telling the Truth by Sue Graves
  

Hippo Owns Up - A Book About Telling the Truth

Written by Sue Graves
Illustrated by Trevor Dunton
Part of the Behaviour Matters Series

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Synopsis

Hippo Owns Up - A Book About Telling the Truth by Sue Graves

This funny, charming story is the perfect way to introduce young children to what honesty is, and help them understand the importance of owning up to your mistakes. Also included are suggestions for activities and ideas to talk through together to help children fully understand how their behaviour can impact on others. Hippo is having a bad day. It all started when he missed his breakfast. He can't concentrate in class and his tummy won't stop rumbling. And when he sees Mrs Croc's special chocolate cake, he can't resist. Now somebody else is getting the blame for eating it. Will Hippo do the right thing and tell the truth and make amends for what he's done? The Behaviour Matters series of picture books provide a gentle means of discussing emotions, boosting self-esteem and reinforcing good behaviour. Supports the Personal, Social and Emotional Development Area of Learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage, and is also suitable for use with children in KS1 and can be used to discuss values. Suitable for children under 5.

About the Author

Sue Graves has been a freelance children's author for more than 17 years. She has written over two hundred books for children from pre-school up to 15+ years. She writes fiction and non fiction, plays and poetry across the age ranges. Sue loves reading all sorts of books and is at her happiest when she has a book in her hand. She also loves painting in watercolours, playing tennis and badminton and going for long walks in the country with her husband and children.

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Format

Paperback

Author

Sue Graves
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

28th March 2017

ISBN

9781445157733


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