Melina Marchetta is best known for her acclaimed coming-of-age novel, Looking for Alibrandi. Inspired by her young daughter, Melina has created a heart-warming story that demonstrates the richness of contemporary Australian life. Gorgeous illustrations by Deb Hudson throughout the chapters make this book ideal for newly independent readers. The first in a set of seven, What Zola Did on Monday, is a delightful story perfect for ages 6+.
Here’s a beautiful 8 page activity pack inspired by the book. Contains spot the difference, find-a-word, how to grow an eggshell garden, a garden hunt and colouring.