Ziba Came on a Boat – Lofthouse, Liz

<p>Ziba Came on a Boat</p>

Title

Ziba Came on a Boat

Author

Lofthouse, Liz

Illustrator

Ingpen, Robert

Publisher

Penguin

Published Date

2007

Annotation

The detailed illustrations in this picture book enhance the story of a family fleeing their homeland and their old life to one of safety. Ziba and her mother travel to Australia by boat, with strong memories of their Afghanistan homeland.

Key Concepts

Cultural traditions, Family, Refugees, War

Audience

Upper primary, Secondary

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, ACELA1528, ACELA1529, ACELT1619, ACELT1621, ACELT1622, ACELT1803, ACHASSK186, ACHASSK188, ACHASSK189, ACHASSK190, ACHASSK191, ACHASSK192, ACELA1540, ACELA1541, ACELT1626, ACELT1627, ACELT1628, ACELT1807, ACOKFH009, ACOKFH010, ACHGK049, ACHGK052, ACHGK054, ACHGK058