The complete set of 16 Storybooks introduce Ollie Octopus and his friends as they embark on exciting adventures to learn fundamental concepts. Children will be engaged by the interesting stories, creative illustrations, fun rhymes and poems. The Storybooks integrate through all stages and complement the Toy Kits and Learning Books.
Stage 1 (orange) includes:
- Colours Alive
- Playing and Reading
- Animals and their Babies
- Shapes Alive
Stage 2 (purple) includes:
- Colour and Pattern Awareness
- Farm and Wild Animals
- Shapes, Numbers and Sound Awareness
- The Body and Senses
Stage 3&4 (coral) includes:
- Fun with Colours and Shapes
- Healthy Habits
- Our Natural World
- Fun with Numbers, Patterns and Opposites
Stage 5&6 (teal) includes:
- Playing, Exploring and Discovering
- Life Skills, Values and Thinking
- Expression through Creative Arts
- School Ready
Stage 1 (orange) includes four Storybooks to act as a springboard for babies, toddlers and young children (0 to 3 years). The Storybooks introduce Ollie Octopus and his friends as they embark on exciting adventures to learn about colours, basic shapes, playing and toys, as well as animals and their babies – engaging children’s imagination, awareness and understanding of playing and learning.
Stage 2 (purple) includes four Storybooks to expand on the concepts of shape, colour and animals as well as introducing new concepts to toddlers and young children (1 to 3+ years). Ollie Octopus and his friends explore numbers, patterns, sounds of words, body awareness and the many interactions throughout daily life.
Stage 3&4 (coral) includes four Storybooks to immerse children (3 to 6 years) into a world of patterns, opposites and the importance of healthy habits and safety awareness. Ollie Octopus and his friends have fun while extending children’s knowledge about colours and numbers, engaging with the natural world and learning about 3D shapes around them.
Stage 5&6 (teal) includes four Storybooks to immerse children (4 to 8+ years) into creative thinking as well as learning about important values and life skills. Ollie Octopus and his friends are introduced to new characters as they play, explore and discover the world. Through creative arts, children are given the opportunity to express themselves. The final storybook ‘School Ready’ is an excellent guideline to gauge a child’s level of development and many children will benefit from this book while attending school.