When Horse went up a tree one day, he didn't think about how to get down again -- and now he's stuck. The sheep, the ducks, the hens and Farmer come to help him in this comical tale by Martin Waddell. Yellow Band 3 - A humorous story Text type - Fiction The focus phonemes in this book are ay, ow (show), a-e and o-e. You can use the table in the Farmer's handbook on the final spread to discuss how the animals and the farmer solve Horse's problem. Martin Waddell also wrote Red 2B The Mouse and the Monster; Blue 4 The Small Bun
Martin Waddell is the Hans Christian Andersen Medal winner 2004 and two-time Smarties Prize winner. Among his many books for children are the Little Bear and Farmer Duck series. Martin lives in Newcastle in County Down.