Buster the Balloon



About this product

Encourage your little learner’s love of rhyme, rhythm and engaging stories with Big Books and Tunes for Early Learning.

These 12 large-format storybooks use captivating language and pictures to introduce key maths language and ideas, whilst encouraging participation through accompanying tunes and interactive online activities.

Product Details

Buster the Balloon introduces size and length comparison words. Students explore concrete and pictorial representations of biggest, taller, wider, longer, fatter and bigger.
These whole-class/large group and small group activities provide students with the opportunity to:

  • listen to a story about size or length comparison
  • listen to the accompanying story tune
  • use materials to explore size or length comparison
  • use the teaching tool to compare size or length
  • describe the size or length of objects in the environment using comparison words

Features & Benefits

Each ORIGO Big Book is fully supported with activities for lessons and differentiation through the digital ORIGO Big Book Tools and Tunes resources. Book Size: 430mm x 330 mm (larger than A3)

Target Audience


Series Overview

ORIGO Big Books build on young students’ natural love for learning and stories to help you introduce key mathematical concepts. These large-format storybooks develop and reinforce mathematical language and understanding.

ORIGO Big Book Tools bring to life characters and concepts from the books. These engaging and easy-to-use interactive tools make the most of young students’ enthusiasm for play and learning. The series is also supported by teacher’s notes, which offer a wide range of activities to help you reinforce and extend on new learning.