Category Archives: Asia

Mapping the Continents

Discover: Australia, Antarctica, Asia, Europe, Africa, North America, South America This is a useful and engaging series to support Geography investigations in the primary classroom with full-color maps, photos, diagrams, drawings and symbols to aid interpretation and investigation. Each book’s … Continue reading

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Exploring World History

Exploring World History, a newly published series, provides comprehensive coverage of the history of a number of countries that are featured in the secondary Australian HASS curriculum for Years 7-1o History and Years 11-12 Ancient and Modern History strands. Each … Continue reading

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Chinese Calendar Tales – by Sarah Brennan

This is a terrific series of books for children, to read aloud and for primary aged kids to read independently. Each tale centres on an animal from the Chinese Zodiac and draws on the animal’s characteristics, strengths and foibles to … Continue reading

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