Mr McGee Goes to Sea

Picture book for young children in which Mr McGee is washed out to sea on a rainy day and swallowed by whale. The sequel 1987’s TMr McGee’. author/illustrator has twice won the Children’s Book Council of Year Award, TWho Sank Boat?’ TBertie Bear’. next series will be Blackberry Jam’.

Suitable for most students on Early Years, Health and Education courses student teachers in training, this work provides practical guidance implementing the pre-school curriculum.

This book provides pre-service and practising teachers with an integrated approach to language literacy learning in early childhood. Written by leading academics the field, it explores how children learn talk, play using language, become literate make meaning – from birth through pre-school years. Emphasising importance of imagination arts learning, this addresses a wide range contemporary issues, highlights impact diverse socioeconomic, cultural backgrounds on young children’s development, shows childhood can effectively partner parents caregivers help about language. Case studies, interviews, reflective questions, clear links Early Years Learning Framework Australian Curriculum, rich array practical creative activities for use environments students connect theory current research practice.

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