Sam Godwin - Little Bees: Tick, Tock - Hachette Children's Group

Little Bees: Tick, Tock

A first look at time

By Sam Godwin

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

Little Bees are exciting information books that encourage children to question the world around them.

Tick, tock, tick, just look at the time! This book takes you on a fun-filled journey around the clock, measuring time from seconds through to years.

Biographical Notes

Sam Godwin is one of the most popular children's authors working today. Under his own name Saviour Pirotta and his pseudonym Sam Godwin, he has written a wide range of fiction and non-fiction texts and won awards both here and in the US.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750258456
  • Publication date: 26 Feb 2009
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Wayland
Little Bees, from educational publisher Wayland, are informative picture books designed to encourage young children to explore and question the world around them. Tick, Tock deals admirably with the rather abstract concept of 'time', putting it into familiar contexts and getting across the essential facts about the way we measure it with clear, simple language and engaging illustrations. Sharing the title with your preschoolers is likely to lead both to lively discussion and inspiration for activities - for example, you could have a lot of fun discovering just what can be achieved in a minute; making your own sun dials; or creating artwork based around different clock faces. — Teach Nursery
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