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That's the Idea

Thats the idea.

by Alan Bagnall


Shannon’s dad is very shy. When the family moves, he is happy to work around the house. Inspired by the garden project at Shannon’s school and a section that needs clearing, Dad finds friends and a way to belong in his community. He even finds a new job. This story has themes of sharing and belonging.

Gold 2

Series: Junior Journal 44, Level 2, 2012

Learning area: English, Social Sciences

Colour wheel level: Gold

Curriculum level: 2

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: dad, shy, family, moves, garden, project, friends, belonging, community, new job, sharing

In: Junior Journal 44, Level 2, 2012

Publication date: January 2012

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