The Ha Ha Bonk Book

Author: Janet Ahlberg

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141960086

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

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The Ha Ha Bonk Book by Janet and Allan Ahlberg is jam-packed with brilliant jokes! This Young Puffin joke book is full of good jokes to tell your dad, mum, your baby brother, your teacher and anybody else you can think of, such as: What goes ha ha bonk? A man laughing his head off. and What goes 99 bonk? A centipede with a wooden leg and What goes putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt? A bad golfer and lots more besides. . . Allan Ahlberg - a former teacher, postman, plumber's mate and gravedigger - is in the super-league of children's writers with sales exceeding 17 million and library borrowings of 13 million. In collaboration with his late wife, Janet, he has published many enduring titles, among them Each Peach Pear Plum, Peepo!, Burglar Bill and The Jolly Postman. In addition he has written novels, collections of stories, sets of easy-readers and joke books.

It's easy to teach - Poetry

Poetry for Key Stage 1 teachers

Author: Shelagh Moore,Kate Wright

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN: 1909102245

Category: Education

Page: 136

View: 2779


This great resource demonstrates ways of introducing children to the delights of poetry. It is for teachers who are not necessarily literacy specialists and offers a route through the different types of poetry that Key Stage 1 children will meet in their wider reading. It's easy to teach Poetry offers easy-to-teach topic sessions that link across the curriculum and are supported by worksheets, resources and examples of poetry that can be used in a variety of ways. Children will develop their creativity, speaking, reading and writing skills whilst enjoying playing with words!

Reluctant Readers

Connecting Students and Books for Successful Reading Experiences

Author: Ron Jobe,Mary Dayton Sakari

Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited

ISBN: 1551381060

Category: Best books

Page: 160

View: 8806


"This detailed book outlines the characteristics of reluctant readers, strategies for reading success, how to overcome barriers and more" Cf. Our choice, 1999-2000.

Developing Readers

Books to Encourage Children and Young People to Read

Author: Judith Graham,Elizabeth Plackett

Publisher: N.A


Category: Children's literature

Page: 50

View: 1866



Something about the Author

Author: Alan Hedblad

Publisher: Gale

ISBN: 9780787647087

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 256

View: 5307


This critically acclaimed series covers more than 10,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers.


Author: Janet Ahlberg,Allan Ahlberg

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 9780140503845

Category: Children's poetry

Page: 32

View: 5789


With an ingenious hole on every spread to peek through, here's a picture book with a gentle nostalgic flavour.

Starting School

Author: Janet Ahlberg,Allan Ahlberg

Publisher: Puffin HC

ISBN: 9780140507379

Category: First day of school

Page: 32

View: 507


Introduces the serious and fun activities of students just starting school.