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My Sister and I

My sister and i cover image.
School journal level 4 november 2017 cover image.

by Lelani Tamu

illustrated by Peter Campbell

"The Auckland-based poet Leilani Tamu remembers aspects of her childhood in this autobiographical poem. She looks back on the experiences that were a familiar part of her upbringing when she and her sister spent time with their dad. "

Series: School Journal Level 4 November 2017

Learning area: English, Health and Physical Education

Curriculum level: 4

Reading year level: 8

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: betting, change, childhood, family, fast foods, fathers, fighting, gambling, love, memories, metaphor, parents, poetic structure, poetry, rugby league, simile

In: School Journal Level 4 November 2017

Publication date: November 2017

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