Feathers – Cummings, Phil

<p>Feathers</p>

Title

Feathers

Author

Cummings, Phil

Illustrator

Lesnie, Phil

Publisher

Scholastic Australia

Published Date

2017

Annotation

This allegorical picture book featuring a migrating sandpiper is revealed in poetic language. The sandpiper battles storms and disasters much as refugees do. When young Mia captures a feather in herfree-from-war landscape, she and her father observe how fortunate they are to live in tranquil surroundings. 

Key Concepts

Hope, Migration, Peace, Refugees

Audience

Early childhood, Primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, History, EYLF Outcome 1, EYLF Outcome 2, EYLF Outcome 3, EYLF Outcome 4, EYLF Outcome 5, Foundation, ACELA1426, ACELT1575, ACELT1783, ACHASSK011, ACHASSK012, ACHASSK013, ACHASSK014, ACHASSK015, ACHASSK016, ACELA1443, ACELA1453, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACHASSK028, ACHASSK029, ACHASSK030, ACHASSK032, ACELA1460, ACELA1462, ACELT1587, ACELT1589, ACELT1591, ACELT1593, ACHASSK044, ACHASSK045, ACHASSK046, ACHASSK047, ACHASSK050, ACHASSK051