Our shortlisted book for this week was a hit with the grade 2’s today.
At first your eyes will not believe,
Such terrors they can scarce conceive,
But come, look closely; you will see
Horrific creatures just like me.
Open the box, if you dare,
But danger lies within; Beware!
This is a clever, fun, original and visually beautiful book. The grade twos loved the suspense, looking for all of the hidden animals and the very unexpected and funny ending. It is sure to become one of our all time favourites.
After sharing the story we drew pictures of an animal we would like to see hiding in the box….