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Sir Edmund Barton: Australia's First Prime Minister, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
Sir Edmund Barton was an Australian politician and judge. One of the "Fathers of Federation", he drafted many versions of Australia’s Constitution, inspired the people’s support, and travelled to England to petition Queen Victoria for Australia’s Federation. On January 1, 1901, Australia became a nation, and Barton was sworn in as the first Prime Minister. Read more about this man. Has CCSS tasks.
Tayla's Day Out -A New Zealand Photo-Story for All Ages
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten-year-old Tayla and her aunty take a walk on one of the many foot trails on Mount Taranaki. Tayla is intent on finding enough snow to make a snowman, and Aunty is intent on keeping up with her. Illustrated with numerous photographs reflecting the environment and the simple fun of their excursion.
John Flynn: The Man Who Created Australia's "Mantle of Safety", Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: Australian English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
John Flynn was a man with a dream. The outback of Australia was a land of adventure. It was also a land of isolation and danger. Flynn wanted to create a “mantle of safety” across the outback. He set up hospitals, hostels, nursing homes and welfare centres, and created the world’s first aerial medical service – the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Read about him in this 15-Minute book. Hass CCSS tasks
Vivid Sydney
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
Vivid Sydney is a festival of light, music and idea. I took my son to the light show and he enjoyed it so much. The book is one of the "Australia is my home" series, which will help people learn more about Australia, a beautiful country where we are living in. The text of book is made simple to suit the entry reading level and each book is full of live pictures and photos. Hope you would like it.
Royal National Park
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
"Australian is my home" series lead you to know about Australia, a beautiful country we are living in. Words are made simple for beginner readers. You could use it as a entry level reading book to help kid learn. You could also use it as a book help kids learn more about this world. Each page contains photos or pictures. the other one in the series is "Vivid Sydney". There would be more coming.
Pick Up Your Own Mandarin
Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
Winter is the best season for mandarin in Sydney. It is amazing to see over 2000 mandarin trees full of fruits. Kids love it. It is one of the best family day out. This book is one of the "Australia is my home" series which lead you to know more about Australia, a beautiful country we are living in. I try to use simple words to make the book easier for kids to read by themselves.
T Is For Taniwha - The colouring book for kiwi kids.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 230. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
(5.00 from 1 review)
Designed by Ann K Addley, this funky zendoodle colouring book includes the alphabet and information about New Zealand that will keep kids busy for hours. Kids will love to colour the New Zealand themed illustrations while they learn about their country and culture. Colour the book start to finish or print out your favourite letters and create a fun wall mural.