All I Want for Christmas is Rain Teaching Notes

All I Want for Christmas is Rain, Cori Brooke (author), Megan Forward (illus.), New Frontier Publishing, November 2016. Review.  Lyrically and visually captivating. A book with heart and soul. Essences of innocence and good nature. All I Want for Christmas … Continue reading All I Want for Christmas is Rain Teaching Notes

Spoil your Dads this Father’s Day

An absolutely fantastic collection of books have been released this year for Father’s Day! Books are just the perfect gift because you get to spoil that special someone on the day, and then continue to enjoy your quality time reading those … Continue reading Spoil your Dads this Father’s Day

Our Country, Our Stories – Reviews and Activities

It’s that glorious time again where teachers, parents, children, literacy creatives and advocates raid the bookshelves (and craft cupboards) in honour of the annual Book Week celebrations! Hosted by the Children’s Book Council of Australia and running from August 20th … Continue reading Our Country, Our Stories – Reviews and Activities