Simphiwe is a magical child. He works together with the other animals to rescue the Bird of Peace from the ugly monster called the Terrible Graakwa. The main concepts that are carried throughout the telling and teaching of the story include identifying and discussing the characters (on pages 2, 3, 4 and 5), wild animals (included in the characters), plurals and direct speech. Additional concepts include opposites, animal sounds (on page 5), animal coats, animal tracks, working together, bravery and problem solving.
Title: The terrible Graakwa (Big Book version) Series: LITTLE LIBRARY LITERACY BIG BOOKS (English)
ISBN: 9780521715515 Author: Janine Corneilse, Jamela January et al
Publisher: Cambridge University Press Applicable Grades/
Level: R,1,2,3 Publication
Format: Paperback Type: Big Book