Author: Julia Donaldson | Illustrations: Axel Scheffler
Mouse avoids becoming dinner for a hungry fox, owl, and snake by inventing a monster – the huge and terrible Gruffalo. But what happens when a “real” Gruffalo appears, also intent on eating Mouse? Discover the surprising answer, then meet mouse’s foes, both live and taxidermied. We will learn what makes these animals such efficient hunters, then use predator “parts” to create a fearsome Gruffalo of our own!
Everybody Needs a Rock
Author: Byrd Baylor | Illustrations: Peter Parnall
There’s so much to love about rocks – they can be beautiful, plain, smooth, sparkly, rough, heavy…even smelly! Journey with a special little girl who has found her perfect rock, as she outlines the ten rules for finding yours. Then, “meet” various rocks – some seemingly ordinary, some clearly unusual – and investigate their secrets: what they are made of, where they are from, how they formed.