Is there an Aussie household out there that doesn’t have a copy of Where is the Green Sheep? on a shelf somewhere? Over the past 15 years, this beloved story by Mem Fox and Judy Horacek has become a classic.
The book is a lesson for young kids in clever disguise. While it may seem like a simple tale of a search for the missing green sheep, it’s actually jam-packed with learning tools for early literacy.
The interactive story is full of rhyming and repetition to emphasise key learning areas. Colour recognition, opposites, counting and sentence structure are all concepts that are introduced in this clever book. The book also fosters language, vocabulary and cognitive skills, including directional concepts and descriptive language. Such a clever little book!
A story-time pack for perfect story telling
To celebrate 15 years of Where is the Green Sheep?, we have an amazing giveaway for one lucky reader. The story-time book pack from Puffin Books Australia is the ultimate way to set the scene for a reading of this Mem Fox and Judy Horacek classic (and your other family favourites).
Each pack includes a gorgeous Puffin rug to lie on for a book-time treat; some Where is the Green Sheep? decals to decorate your child’s room; an activity pack; and a collection of Mem Fox books, including Where is the Green Sheep?, A Giraffe in the Bath, Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes and Koala Lou.
What's in the prize pack?
Here’s exactly what you could win in the story-time pack, valued at $453.85:
- A Puffin rug
- Where is the Green Sheep? decals
- Activity pack
- Where is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox and Judy Horacek boardbook
- Where is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox and Judy Horacek hardback book and plush set
- Koala Lou by Mem Fox and Pamela Lofts book
- Hunwick’s Egg by Mem Fox and Pamela Lofts book
- A Giraffe in the Bath by Mem Fox, Olivia Rawson and Kerry Argent book
- Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes by Mem Fox and Helen Oxenbury book
- Baby Bedtime by Mem Fox and Emma Quay book
- A Particular Cow by Mem Fox and Terry Denton book
- Tough Boris by Mem Fox and Kathryn Brown book
- Hello Baby! by Mem Fox and Steve Jenkins book
- Yoo Hoo, Ladybird! by Mem Fox and Laura Ljungkvist book
Enter now for your chance to WIN!
Simply fill out the form below, then cross your fingers that it’s going to be a Mem Fox story-time bonanza in your house soon.Where is the Green Sheep? story-time pack giveaway
Happy birthday, Where is the Green Sheep?!
This competition is sponsored by Puffin Books Australia
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