This is a simple activity that encourages family talk-time.
Riley and the Curious Koala, by Tania McCartney and Kieron Pratt is a cleverly crafted picture book using black and white photos as the feature in the illustrations. Riley passes many well known landmarks in his search to find a Koala.
1. After reading Riley and the Curious Koala, enjoy your own photo night.
2. Search through your photo albums with your children and look for photos of Australian landmarks and Icons.
3. Reminisce and share your memories of the day the photo was taken.
4. Go further and make a book using your own photos. These instructions are written by Tania McCartney herself as featured on The Book Chook website.