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Sophia's Question: Thinking Stories for Australian Children

Sophia's Question: Thinking Stories for Australian Children

This philosophical novel is a starting point for moral inquiry. Accompanied by a Teacher Resource Book, Sophia's Question is designed to help the teacher or parent develop inquiring young readers and shows them how to use questioning, justification, conceptual exploration and rea... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780868067186
Published 1 April 2011 by Hale & Iremonger,Pty.Ltd
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Cam, Philip
Illustrated by Norling, Beth
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ISBN-13 9780868067186
ISBN-10 0868067180
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Hale & Iremonger,Pty.Ltd
Imprint Hale & Iremonger,Pty.Ltd
Publication Date 1 April 2011
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Cam, Philip
Illustrated by Norling, Beth
Category English Language
Australian
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Width: 180mm
Height: 234mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code A823.40
Catalogue Code 651115

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Sophia's Question is a story of self-discovery. Sophia is given an old bracelet and is told to ask her grandmother about its three mysterious charms. So begins a journey in which Sophia attempts to discover what turns out to be a family secret, a secret upon which her very existence depends. Driven by a strong desire for self-determination, Sophia is searching for identity. This philosophical novel is a starting point for moral inquiry. Accompanied by a Teacher Resource Book, Sophia's Question is designed to help the teacher or parent develop inquiring young readers and shows them how to use questioning, justification, conceptual exploration and reasoning to explore issues and ideas.

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