137 kids (and their parents) helped Frankie the flamingo solve ‘The mysterious case of the sinking flamingo’ and voted on whether stopping pooing when its raining or stopping rainwater getting into the sewers is the best solution to prevent Clarence
‘A lovely story. Perhaps some actual props would help – a flamingo etc. Then Safa got a flamingo out! Thank you!’ Reception class teacher ‘Lots of interactive questions and clues and movement meant the message was made really clear. Very
Thanks to Tamica and Ciara (aged 8) Frankie the flamingo is now the proud owner of her very own self portrait as a pancake. And after we took this photo we tucked into it with gusto. Ten out of ten
Frankie the flamingo agrees probably anyone can be an artist but is very pleased that after Cath sketched her growing up she got Jon Evans on board to depict her as the suave cool flamingo she has grown up to be.
The FID have closed The mysterious case of the sinking flamingo. But they have several pending cases ready to go: The mysterious case of FOG in the sewers! The mysterious case of the block of wood that fell from outer
You can buy the ‘The mysterious case of the sinking flamingo’ via Amazon, or email us directly if you are a school, or want to buy multiple copies.
A series of worksheets for KS1&KS2
Adam Vaughan, an architect specialising in low-energy design, and a sponsor for the ‘Frankie the Flamingo’ Kickstarter campaign, has written a review of The Mysterious Case of the Sinking Flamingo for Tracing Green.
On behalf of the Flamingo Investigation Department I (Denzil the Dragonfly) want to send out massive thanks to the loads and loads of amazing people and organisations who helped make ‘The mysterious case of the sinking flamingo’ a reality.
Cath Hassell understands the power of crowd-funding – and how it can give an idea its wings. She raised £6,000 to get her children’s book, The Mysterious Case of the Sinking Flamingo, which teaches primary school children about sustainable water, off