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Staying Afloat

Staying afloat cover.

by Feana Tu‘akoi

illustrations by Fraser Williamson

JJ54 cover image.

This humorous story has a serious message. When Grandad takes Vika and Kele out on his boat, he insists that the children wear life jackets and tells them a story from his childhood in Tonga that explains why.

Series: Junior Journal 54, Level 2, 2017

Learning area: English, Health and Physical Education

Colour wheel level: Gold

Curriculum level: 2

Reading year level: 1

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

In: Junior Journal 54, Level 2, 2017

Publication date: March 2017

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