Build-a-Story Cards - Community Helpers - by Barefoot Books


Build-a-Story Cards - Community Helpers - by Barefoot Books (3Y+)

New product


or 4 interest-free payments of AUD $4.09 with Info
In stock

- +

Tags: Story Cards

More info

Highlight the importance of teamwork, responsibility and kindness with these 36 wordless storytelling cards, designed to support 30+ games. An array of 12 character, 12 setting and 12 object cards help build literacy, sequencing and problem-solving skills. For children aged 3 to 10.

  • Includes more than 30 games crafted by an education specialist to build literacy, sequencing and problem-solving skills in children ages 3 - 10.
  • The 12 character cards each show a person with a different profession that helps keep the city healthy and safe, encouraging children to "try on" a range of jobs. The 12 object and 12 setting cards depict common urban fixtures, like parks, stores and city buses. Piecing together stories with the cards prompts children to think about how various people, institutions and vehicles can work together to make communities better.
  • The robust instruction booklet includes kid-tested directions for activities that help children understand basic story elements, as well as prompts for drawing and creative writing activities. The cards themselves are colour-coded to indicate characters, objects and settings.
  • Like the popular Barefoot Books Build-a-Story Cards: Magical Castle, the Build-a-Story Cards: Community Helpers deck's 36 sturdy, versatile cards are designed to withstand travel, frequent solo or group play, and home or classroom use.

About the Author:

Sophie Fatus is a full-time illustrator and sculptress whose bright and distinctive artwork has brought her international critical acclaim. Sophie's previous projects with Barefoot Books include My Daddy is a Pretzel, My Big Barefoot Book of Wonderful Words, the bestselling Yoga Pretzels deck and several popular singalongs.

ISBN: 9781782857402
Imprint: Barefoot Books
Binding: Box
Dimensions: 103 x 130 mm
Category: Child-Activity
Release Date: 01/05/2019

Contents: 36 Cards with Instructions.

Suitable for ages 3-10 years

Data sheet
Age 3Y+
Batteries Incl. No
Batteries Req. No
Int'l Shipping Yes
Sounds/Music No
We Despatch Usually within 24 hrs

Delivery Charges

  • The cost to deliver your order, no matter the size or weight, anywhere within Australia is $9.90 including packing & handling. It's called a 'Flat-Rate' shipping fee and it's the most you will pay for any size order, regardless of your geographical location within Australia. And the best part of all, it's a door-to-door service which not only affordable, but convenient too!

Delivery Times

  • Australia is a large country geographically which means transit times can vary significantly from one location to the next. Deliveries can take anywhere between 1 to 10 days, or even more to places like Christmas Island and other similar remote areas. All orders are packed and despatched from our Derrimut (Melbourne-based) warehouse so if the order is urgent, please consider the distance your order is required to travel prior to order placement.

Same Day Despatch

  • For same-day despatch, orders must be placed and paid for prior to 12:00 pm (local Melbourne time or AEST). This excludes weekends, public holidays and peak periods during the October, November & December months.

Next-Day Delivery

  • Urgent, next-day* deliveries are offered to specific areas of Australia by Australia Post. Delivery areas that are covered by the Express Post Network can be can be viewed here. Addresses situated outside of the Express Post network may still be ordered as 'Express Post' if quicker delivery times are needed, compared to standard shipping. * Please note that additional shipping fees will apply.

Order Collection/Pickup

  • Orders may be collected from our warehouse (located at 180 Calarco Drive, Derrimut Victoria). Please remember to select "Warehouse P/U" as your shipping method at the checkout. This is a free service and you can usually collect your order from our warehouse within about an hour.