This picture dictionary introduces vocabulary related to Cathal’s neighbourhood,
including his garden, the local shop and the park.
A new series that helps young children discover the beautiful, mysterious
and sometimes complex world around them.
There are six titles in the series.
written by Chouette's team, pedagogic consultant:
The Cathal series (known as Caillou in his native Quebec) has been published in over 15 countries world-wide
and aired on TV in more than 50 countries.
Futa Fata is very proud to present this wonderful character to Irish children for the first time, in co-operation with
Éditions Chouette, Montreal.
Translated from French to Irish by Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin this Canadian series focuses on colours;
Cén dath atá air seo? (What colour is this?) vocabulary; Mo chéad leabhar focal – Amuigh Faoin Aer
(My first word book – out and about) movement; Bog Thart (Move Around) plus the new social skills children encounter
as they start in playschool; Cathal sa Naíolann (Cathal at the crèche).
The series also aid in giving children an understanding of what it is to share toys with friends in Is liomsa é! (It’s mine!)
While the fun story Cáca do Mhamaí (A cake for Mommy) explores toddlers’ growing independence and sibling rivalry.
16 pp, full colour, 209mm x 273mm,
boardbook paperback, Age group: 2-6