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9 Fun Activities with 'Captain Duck' by Jez Alborough




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Captain Duck by Jez Alborough


As usual with duck, things get terribly out of hand when he takes the long-suffering Frog and Sheep on a trip out to sea in Goat's boat! But although Duck likes to think of himself as an expert sailor, he soon runs into problems and the friends have to spend a long, cold night out on the rolling waves...


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Meet the Author!

Captain Duck Jez Alborough
Jez Alborough

Jez Alborough is the author and illustrator of over 45 books for children. His Eddy and the Bear trilogy (which began with the much-loved Where's My Teddy in 1992) has sold nearly four and a half million copies and was made into an award-winning animated television series.

Duck in the Truck (published in 1999) heralded the start of another bestselling series, this time featuring the irrepressible Duck and his three friends - Frog, Goat and Sheep. There are currently nine books in the Duck series and 1.2 million copies have been sold.


To find out more about Jez's books visit JezAlborough.com.


(Source: JezAlborough.com)



 


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Fun Activities for your children!


Inspired by this amazing book, our team has put together a series of activities for children aged 2-4 years! Check out our specially crafted storytelling guide for some simple drawing, colouring, and worksheets, as well as a craft activity!


Here's a preview some fun worksheets included in the guide:


For Tiny Toddlers (Age 2-4)

Take a look at these simple worksheets designed for children of ages 2-4!


 

For Playful Preschoolers (Age 4-6)

Take a look at these fun worksheets designed for preschoolers!



 

For Curious Children (Age 6-7)

Take a look at these slightly advanced worksheets designed for older children!


 
Goat's Boat Craft Activity! (For children of all ages)

From this activity, children will exercise their fine-motor skills and and hand-eye coordination skills! Have fun creating this origami boat with just a few simple steps with your children!






 


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Captain Duck by Jez Alborough


As usual with duck, things get terribly out of hand when he takes the long-suffering Frog and Sheep on a trip out to sea in Goat's boat! But although Duck likes to think of himself as an expert sailor, he soon runs into problems and the friends have to spend a long, cold night out on the rolling waves...



 

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