A brother and sister play happily on the beach, collecting shells and making a sandcastle, until the tide comes in and Dad has to step in to help the children out of the water.
Illustrated by Clive Scruton
Genre: Simple realistic story with patterned language
Learning Objective: Word Recognition
Strand 5: Link sounds to letters.
Strand 7: Know that print carries meaning and, in English, is read from left to right and top to bottom.