Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge (Picture Puffins) by Mem Fox--this delightful story only gets better the older you get--worth buying a copy to read to your kids, their kids, your parents, and their parents.
Half of the fun of this book is in singing the songs that the dingo sings as he tries to make wombat stew. Your kids will love the way the other animals trick dingo into making a horrible stew that saves the wombat.
Canada Day is fast approaching (July but I'm more intrigued by this great craft from Australia (Australia Day is January Many thanks to Phillipa at House of Baby Piranha (!) for this great activity for kids. House of Baby Piranha
Friends~This file is a 42 page download for teaching with 2 of Mem Fox's adorable books: Koala Lou and The Magic Hat. Your students will love these sweet stories! Included in this file you will find background information for Mem Fox as an author and also information about Australia. Your students will complete a Koala research report and an Australian flag. $7.99