Informative texts with a twist
Books for kids
5th grade books
Book Week 2014
Meet Captain Cook by Rae Murdie - Books - Random House Books Australia This text has been shortlisted for the 2014 CBCA Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
What If. by Anthony Browne, includes this short video of what inspired him to write it and a bit of background for the story, as well as related activities- Teaching Ideas and Resources
by Random House Children's Publishers UK.
An informative text, that has rhythm and rhyme. Study this text to see the many different ways in which information can be represented.
5th Grade Books
Books For Kids
Men And Women
Meet Ned Kelly by Janeen Brian - a beautiful picture book, in the 'Meet' series by Random House. Available to borrow from the ResourceLink library.
Toy Train How to ake a toy train fly Second Movie - Good for prediction or making a procedure in film.
by Ron Fugelseth
This app book from the Cat In The Hat Learning Library, make for an interesting study of how information can be conveyed.
Books For Kids
Bilby Secrets (nature Storybooks) - Books - Welcome to Walker Books Australia
Big Red Kangaroo (nature Storybooks) by Claire Saxby. I am a big fan of these non-fiction narrative story books. Big Red Kangaroo teaches students about kangaroos in an informative way but also shares a story about his life.
Primary School Teacher
Python - Eve Pownall Award for Information Books, Shortlisted
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