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My Big World

Facts and fun, questions and answers, things to make and do

OKIDO

£12.95

A new take on a favourite and increasingly important subject for young children: our planet and how to look after it

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Overview

Follow Koko and Alex as they ask questions about the world while intrepid explorers go on adventures to find out how and where we live. Starting from inside the home, Koko and Alex move on to explore the wider world. Step by step the reader encounters different plants and animals, exploring various locations around the world and even visiting outer space! Children explore each topic by playing and learning. Activities, which include things to do on and off the page such as games, recipes and craft activities, are announced by a graphic symbol of a pair of hands. The more complicated procedures, involving cutting and baking, are flagged as requiring adult supervision.

Reviews

'Has everything from making moon biscuits to star gazing and tree hugging. The perfect interactive holiday book'
The Daily Telegraph

'Large, well designed and wonderfully comprehensive … introduces the under-fives to scientific and geographical concepts in an age appropriate way'
Books for Keeps

'An ambitious and stimulating book. Recommended'
School Librarian

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Further Details

Specifications

Format: PLC (no jacket)

Size: 32.0 x 23.8 cm

Extent: 64 pp

Publication date: 2 April 2013

ISBN: 9780500650165

Contents List

All about me; My lunch; My home; My back garden; Flowers; On the farm; Around town; By the coast; Rivers and streams; Mighty mountains; Forest adventure; Hot and cold places; Animal planet; Ocean world; Rain and shine; Changing seasons Our amazing Earth; Sun, moon and stars

About the Author

OKIDO is an innovative group of London-based designers, illustrators and authors, who create an art-and-science magazine of the same name for young children. Their magazine and books are designed to engage young children in scientific discovery in the most fun and creative way.