Busy Builders: Construction Site turns the hard work of constructing a new building into an engaging and educational experience.
Dig in and get ready to work in Busy Builders: Construction Site. This three-dimensional interactive kit will bring young children to a busy building site, where they will meet the construction crew at work on a new school. The fact book introduces kids to the people and machines at a construction site, using colorful illustrations and simple text. Plus, the box folds out to form a school under construction, complete with model pieces for the building, vehicles, and construction workers.
* 32-page fact book
* 3-D building
* 48 model pieces
About the Author
Carles Ballesteros was born in Badalona, near Barcelona, in 1977, and has lived in Santiago, Chile, since 2011. He teaches illustration at the local university and works as an illustrator for various publishers. After completing his degree in fine art at the Universitat de Barcelona, Carles worked as an art teacher and completed several courses in screen painting and animation. When he creates his illustrations, he tries to imagine himself as a child again, regaining those feelings and transferring them into his art. Carles uses a mixture of traditional drawing skills with digital techniques to create his works.
Having worked in children’s publishing for over 20 years, Katherine Sully now writes both fiction and non-fiction books for children. She lives with her partner and daughter in the beautiful city of Bath, England.