Jumping to Heaven Stories about Refugee Children – Goode, Katherine

<p>Jumping to Heaven Stories about Refugee Children</p>

Title

Jumping to Heaven Stories about Refugee Children

Author

Goode, Katherine

Publisher

Wakefield Press

Published Date

1997

Annotation

The ten short stories included are about refugee children from many nationalities who leave their homelands to settle in Australia. Although the Australian society exhibits hostility at times, the children nevertheless all have a spirit of hope.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, Cultural traditions, Hope, Refugees

Audience

Primary

AC Links/EYLF

English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1500, ACELA1502, ACELT1608, ACELT1609, ACELT1610, ACELT1612, ACHASSK111, ACHASSK112, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614, ACHASSK134, ACHASSK135, ACHASSK136, ACHASSK137, ACHASSK138, ACHASSK139, ACHASSK140, ACHASSK141