Season 7 - Episodes 5 & 6 - An Australian Adventure
Books Mentioned in this Podcast
Kevin the koala loves every day to be the same, where it's snug and safe. But when change comes along, will Kevin embrace all the joys that come with trying something new?
Lithgow picture book is a whimsical song-set-to-pictures that features malcontented Marsupial Sue, unhappy because kangaroo-hopping "rattled her brain" and "gave her migraine, a backache, sideache and tummyache, too." So the kangaroo sets off to find kindred spirits among other Australian animals. (Though all she finds is howling pain when she falls out of the koalas' tree and "typhoid, pneumonia, colic, and gout" from her seaside dallying with the platypuses.)
Twins Harry and Georgie live in Australia and will take you on a family camping trip away, where half of the fun is in their road trip journey, through the Stirling Ranges to get to their favorite beach side destination. Enjoy the many fun activities and friendships they make along the way.
Sage is used to being the fastest runner, the quickest climber, and the strongest swimmer around. And she's also used to taking charge. But when the second race course has the red team diving underwater to explore the Great Barrier Reef, it's trusting her teammates that matters most.
In this adventurous installment of James Patterson's bestselling Middle School series, everyone's favorite underdog hero Rafe Khatchadorian is headed to the dangerous wilds of Australia!
A fun book to learn about animals that are unique to Australia.
Kangaroos, tree kangaroos, koalas, Tasmanian devils, wombats, opossums, and sugar gliders are all amazing animals! What else do these animals all have in common? They are marsupials!
Filled with real-life pictures, this book shows the diversity of animal life in Australia, making it easy for kids to fall in love with every page.
Fascinating facts are paired with adorable photographs of quokkas, marsupials who live in Australia, providing an ideal balance of words and images for children learning to read.
Bestselling children’s author Kay de Silva presents “Marsupials”. The book uses captivating illustrations and carefully chosen words to teach children about "the pouched mammal”. This series is known for its beautiful full-color images.
Steve Irwin was a crocodile trapper who founded a wild animal park in Australia and later was the star of the well known television series, The Crocodile Hunter.