How to Catch a Kangaroo has been written to support children in Year 2 and Year 3, with a cross-curricular approach in mind.
Harry is staying with his Grandad in the beautiful, seaside town of Cangar. One morning he awakens to find his beloved pet kangaroo is missing! Will Harry catch Roo before the end of the day?
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With "How to Catch a Kangaroo", you and your class can have so much fun exploring instructional writing.
Check out the FREE curriculum map to find out about a wealth of other learning opportunities, from learning about seaside towns, to directional and positional language, comparing Australia to the UK, diary writing, map work, identifying nouns, writing direct speech, exploring what is special to them and so much more.
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