Collins Big Cat – The Fantastic Flying Squirrel
It’s night time and many animals are sleeping, but deep in the forest a flying squirrel is waking. She is hungry and looking for food; what will she find to eat? Beautiful photographs show clearly how the flying squirrel moves, what she eats and where she lives.
• Blue/ Band 4 non-fiction books use children’s language patterns to give information which is supported by the illustrations and design.
• Text types – An information book.
• A pictorial summary of the book with simple labels on pages 14 and 15 allows children to recap and discuss the text.
• Curriculum links – Science: light and dark, sound and hearing.
• This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery.