Pre-Primary Year 1 Year 2 Year 3

Ernie Dances to the Didgeridoo

Author/Illustrator: Alison Lester

Publisher: Hachette Australia

Suitable: Pre-Primary to Year 3


The sixth title of Alison Lester’s acclaimed Clive Eats Alligators series, takes us on a special journey to Arnhem Land. Through the letters written to his friends, Ernie shares a year in the life of this unique community. This engaging story, written and illustrated by the talented Alison Lester, will captivate and intrigue students as they follow Ernie’s story, and learn about the seasons and life in Northern Australia.

Links to the Western Australian Curriculum:

Literature (in particular Responding to Literature), Language, Literacy, Humanities and Social Sciences; Intercultural Understanding; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Culture, Critical and Creative Thinking. .