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What is a living thing? What do living things need? How might we be connected to other living things? Let’s explore the characteristics and needs we share as living creatures. We discover more about what we have in common with our family of living things. 


Distinguishing between living, once living and non-living can form the basis of some lively conversations and investigations in the Early Years. I am a Living Thing big book places the child centrally in the discussion while they investigate and compare their needs with those of other living things.


I am A Living Thing supports your introduction and exploration of these ideas and concepts with activities and ideas for engagement in the Early Years.


Learning outcomes


  • Appreciation education
  • Living things
  • Earth's cycles
  • Habitats
  • Interconnectedness
  • Social-emotional development
  • Classification
  • Sustainability
  • What we require as living things to be healthy.
  • Life cycles of living things, including humans.
  • Free downloadable teachers' notes with curriculum links provide scaffolding and help teachers to design a learning experience.


Large format A3 sized big book, 297mm x 420mm - 22 pages.

Quality, high thickness paper. Laminated throughout for extra durability.


ISBN: 9781925547139

    £24.99 Regular Price
    £19.99Sale Price
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