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Low Tide

Low tide cover image.
Cover image school journal level 3 august 2017.

by Tim Jones

illustrated by Elliemay Logan

This short story describes what happens during the hour that Manu and his father have to rescue what they can from their ruined home. A storm accompanied by a high tide has breached a seawall and sent seawater through their house.

Series: School Journal Level 3 August 2017

Learning area: English, Health and Physical Education

Curriculum level: 3

Reading year level: 6

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: Asperger syndrome, characterisation, civil defence, environment, family, floods, global warming, natural disaster, pets, relationships

In: School Journal Level 3 August 2017

Publication date: August 2017

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