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  • My Wall Chart for Ages 5 Plus - Other - 9781782968528
    ST2664 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £4.00
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    Providing children aged 5 and over with an introduction to addition, counting to 100 and phonics, this collection of early learning wall charts even comes with a first map of the worlds.

    Presented in bright colours that are instantly eye-catching, the wall charts look great and can help children learn about these important concepts. They're also great for you helping your kids with homework.

    Ages 5 plus

    Box dimensions: 530 x 200mm. Each poster: 750 x 520mm
  • ST2665 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
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    These four bright and fantastic wall charts will help your children get to grips with some important concepts.

    Making learning fun, there is a chart dedicated to the times tables, one all about the solar system and even one which introduces the flags of the world. The pack also includes an introduction to the human skeleton.

    Ages 7 plus

    Box dimensions: 530 x 200mm. Each poster: 750 x 520mm
  • Everything I Need to Know for School: Complete Key Stage 1: Ages 5-7 Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9780241279946
    ENKC 5 years +
    5 years +
    (4)
    • £27.00
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    • Just 90.00p per book
    This huge 30-book collection covers a wide range of subjects and topics that children will be studying at Key Stage 1 level.

    It includes workbooks, non-fiction books and even a visual dictionary. There are two workbooks each for Science, Maths and English, while there are also books to help with spelling, handwriting and even telling the time.

    Topics including animals, the rainforest and history are also covered throughout this huge collection of learning books which are perfect for helping with homework. It has more or less everything children need to know for school!
  • Bible Stories: Audio Collection in a Tin - 8 CDs - Collection - 9789881341150
    BIBS 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £4.00
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    • Just 50.00p per book
    Carefully selected from the Old Testament, this Bible stories audio collection provides a great introduction for children aged 3 and over.

    With exciting background music and original sound effects for each story, the collection includes lively retellings of the likes of David and Goliath, Jonah and the Whale, Noah's Ark and Adam and Eve.

    Presented in a zip-up embossed tin, it will make a great present!
  • ACKVD 5 years +
    Fiona Watt
    5 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    A book featuring something to draw or paint for every day of the year, 365 Things to Draw and Paint includes activities such as fingerprint monkeys, a chalky fish picture, collage robots and jungle silhouettes. It explains every activity with step-by-step instructions and also contains tips and ideas on how to make each activity a work of art.

  • ARJVM 9 years +
    Allyson Valentine Schrier
    9 years +
    • £10.39
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    If a strange character offers you a gift in an online game, do you know what to do? Don't worry if you don't. This book is here to help! Learn tech-savvy ways to keep your game sites safe sites without taking away all the fun!
  • AIVYC
    • £6.95
    This book contains a huge range of English practice questions (with detailed answers) for children aged 10 to 11 - ideal for preparing for the 11+ and other selective entrance exams. The first section is focused on specific topics to develop understanding and confidence. This is followed by Assessment Tests that help to improve speed and accuracy across a wide range of questions. Fully explained answers to every question are included in a pull-out section.
  • AQNEG
    Alistair Bryce-Clegg
    • £9.99
    Not only is the changing of the seasons an ideal time for children to focus on their understanding and exploration of the world around them, it is also a fantastic opportunity to encourage them to learn new skills or consolidate existing ones, using 'seasons' as a focus. The activities will support practitioners in exploring and reinforcing key learning around Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Although the ideas are linked to specific seasons, the concepts and skills are transferable to other seasons or activities. Suitable for Early Years practitioners and parents, this book is packed full of original ideas to inspire both adults and children. There are activities for both indoor and outdoor inspiration as well as some that can be done in both. Each activity also features guidance on how to extend the learning further as well as an overview of some of the things the children will be learning while they are participating. Regardless of whether you are freezing in the winter snow or melting in summer sun there will be something here to inspire!
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Collection: Levels 1-3 - 33 Books - Collection - 9780192739858
    RWBZ 3 years +
    3 years +
    (30)
    • £16.00
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    • Just 48.00p per book
    Featuring 33 books covering reading levels 1-3, this collection of Oxford Reading Tree books is perfect for building a foundation in reading for young readers aged 3 and up.

    Specially designed by the reading experts at Oxford University Press, each book has a carefully levelled and beautifully illustrated story that parent and child will have lots of fun with as they read together, practising and perfecting essential skills that they'll be learning at school - from phonics and first stories to common words and everyday language.

    This Biff, Chip and Kipper collection features 32 storybooks and a parents' handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.
    Format: paperback
  • ABKES 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £10.39
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    This is a fantastic collection of 365 fun, environmentally friendly activities using paper, card and all manner of materials to be found around the house. There's something to do for every day of the year, including a 3D cardboard city, sock monkeys, loo roll mice, foil birds, sweet wrapper bugs and many, many more. Every activity is clearly and vividly illustrated in an appealing and colourful style, with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions.
  • ARJVN 9 years +
    Heather E. Schwartz
    9 years +
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    If a classmate sends threatening e-mails to you, do you know what to do? Don't worry if you don't. This book is here to help! Learn tech-savvy ways to keep bullies out of your technology without taking away all the fun!
  • AKDZN
    Jane Brooke
    • £6.89
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    This short, easy-to-read manual is designed to equip and encourage Primary RE teachers. Whether you are a new RE teacher or a subject leader, whether you are looking to develop skills in guiding a classroom discussion where there are differing views, or need help responding to difficult questions, The RE Teacher's Survival Guide builds competence and confidence, and will help you to teach quality RE and try out new ideas to excite and challenge your pupils. It answers the questions 'What do I teach in RE?' and 'How do I teach RE?' It offers teaching strategies, reassurance and practical scenarios. It addresses 'hot potato' questions and signposts helpful resources.
  • AEUYG 7 years +
    Robin Kerrod
    7 years +
    • £5.89
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    This title comes with 15 projects and more than 260 pictures. It is a fascinating fact file and learn-it-yourself book on weather and climate: what they are and how they happen. You can discover where wind comes from, what a rainbow is, and why there are deserts in some parts of the world but rainforests in others. It includes 15 fantastic practical projects that really help you learn for yourself: measure wind force and rainfall, make your own weather vane, and test the air pressure using a balloon, baking soda and vinegar! It features over 260 images that include step-by-step photographs and explanatory illustrations. It is ideal for home or school use and for 8- to 12-year-olds. Weather is around you all the time, and it is always changing. Is it cloudy or sunny? Is the weather the same all over the country? This lively and practical book tells you all about different climates and seasons. It explains why temperatures rise and fall, how clouds, snow and ice form, and how people are able to forecast the weather. Easy-to-do projects, such as measuring humidity with your own hygrometer and using water, light and a mirror to create a rainbow, will help you to understand how weather works. "Find Out About..." is a series for young readers who want to explore the exciting world of science. Each book covers a different topic, bringing the subject to life with vibrant photographs, illustrations and diagrams, making it really fun for budding scientists to find out all the fantastic facts for themselves.
  • AIVZL
    • £6.95
    This book contains a huge range of Verbal Reasoning practice questions (with detailed answers) for children aged 10 to 11 - ideal for building up the skills they'll need for the 11 Plus and other selective entrance exams. The first section is focused on specific topics to develop understanding and confidence. This is followed by Assessment Tests that help to improve speed and accuracy across a wide range of questions. Fully explained answers to every question are included in a pull-out section.
  • AQNIU
    • £19.99
    WHEN IT COMES TO USING TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM ARE YOU...a nervous beginner in need of tips for getting started? ...an expert user searching for some high-tech, creative activities? ...an ICT coordinator looking for advice on how to plan and implement your school provision? With the implementation of the new Primary Computing curriculum there has never been a better time to get your knowledge of ICT and the best ways to use it in the Primary classroom up to scratch! Whatever your level, there are activities and advice in this book for you. The Ultimate guide to using ICT across the primary curriculum is the definitive guide to embedding ICT in all subjects across the primary school. From using digital cameras and Beebots to Twitter and mobile apps, the creative and up-to-date ideas in this book will motivate and engage your pupils and prepare them for the changing world of technology they are living in. As well as step by step instructions on how to use a variety of technologies effectively, this book covers e-safety and the digital child, planning and budgeting your provision and how to use technology to support children with special educational needs. The Foreword is written by Stephen Heppell, in which he says: [this book] is filled with sensible pragmatic advice, from the way it helps teachers to self rate themselves, through its wonderfully grounded 'here is a technology, why might you use it, what can you do approach' to its recession-aware reference back to the costs of each technology...it is full of today's advice, today's technology and really helps today's teachers build a properly digital school, right away.'
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 4-6 Collection - 25 Books - Collection - 9780192745712
    RWBN 5 years +
    5 years +
    (17)
    • £14.00
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    • Just 56.00p per book
    Especially published for children at reading levels 4-6 and always popular with Book People customers, we're excited to bring you this massive 25-book Oxford Reading Tree collection starring Biff, Chip and Kipper.

    A scheme used by the vast majority of primary schools, these books will help children aged 5 and over develop into confident readers, and the familiar characters and entertaining stories are sure to be returned to again and again.

    Focusing on phonics so young readers can practise their sounds and letters, these first stories allow children to practise reading everyday language too. With eight covering each level, the fun-filled books come in a popper case and the collection also includes a parents' guide.
    Format: paperback
  • ALBQO
    Elaine Jackson
    • £25.39
    • RRP £32.00
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    100 Lessons is Scholastic's best-selling series to support primary teachers with curriculum change. This new resource will support teachers with their planning in preparation to deliver the new curriculum for geography to be taught in schools from 2014. This book contains a year's worth of lessons and photocopiable activities, plus a CD-ROM packed with interactive activities and tools. Use the lessons as a complete plan for the year, or as a flexible filler when there's a gap in your planning.
  • ARJVO 9 years +
    Kathy Allen
    9 years +
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    If you get a text from a stranger, do you know what to do? Don't worry if you don't. This book is here to help! Learn tech-savvy ways to keep your mobile phone a safe zone without taking away all the fun!
  • AFLEY 7 years +
    Charlotte Hurdman
    7 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    Travel back two million years to discover fascinating facts about the life of Stone Age people - where they lived, what they ate, and what they looked like. Marvel at the fine tools and weapons they made, and at their survival alongside creatures such as mammoths. This title features 15 easy and fun projects that enable you to re-create the past - build a shelter from clay mammoth bones, paint your own cave art, make Stone Age hunting tools such as a bow and arrow, fashion a leopard's tooth necklace, prepare a prehistoric meal, model a clay pot, and construct a miniature stonehenge. More than 380 photographs and illustrations include cross sections, a historical map and a pictorial timeline. It is ideal for home or school use for ages 8 to 12. Our earliest human ancestors were making tools from stone at least two million years ago, but our story really begins with the arrival of modern humans, called Homo sapiens sapiens, about 100,000 years ago. This fascinating volume delves into the mysteries and wonders of this distant past. From social structure, communication, hunting, the discovery of fire and types of shelter to crop-growing, crafts, clothing, the first religions and primitive art, this book explores every aspect of the people who shaped the first stages of our civilization.
  • AMCMZ
    Helen Jaeger
    • £7.89
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    A practical, easy-to-use classroom resource. Specifically written for use with children in reception class, these short, simple units focus on developing the skills and understanding required for a smooth transition to Key Stage 1. Fifty 10-15 minute lesson plans Outline for themed day or assembly Guidance on encouraging discussion Bible story summary chart Index of activities Themes covered: Asking for help, Assertiveness, Beautiful world, Being careful, Being forgiving, Our bodies, Cared for, Caring and sharing, Celebrations, Confidence, Creativity, Curiosity, Eating, Fairness, Family, Fear, Friends, Fun, Generosity, Growing, Guidance, Happiness, Health, Independence, Kindness, Learning, Loyalty, Making mistakes, Making things, Moving, Obedience, Patience, Paying attention, Peace, Playing, Presents, Respect, Rest, Rules, Safety, Security, Sharing, Specialness, Sticking up for others, Stories, Talents, Teaching, Truth, Unique, Watching
  • AIVUI
    • £9.95
    This pack contains two sets of realistic 11 Plus practice papers in the style of the CEM (Durham University) tests - each set contains two tests with mixed questions on Maths, Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning. A detailed answer book is also included, with full explanations of every answer and useful notes for parents.
  • Biff, Chip and Kipper: Time Chronicles Collection - 18 Books - Collection - 9780192758613
    BCKT 7 years +
    7 years +
    (8)
    • £14.99
    • RRP £107.82
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    • Just 83.00p per book
    The familiar figures of Biff, Chip and Kipper have grown up and are facing a battle against evil in these 18 excellent adventures.

    As the familiar characters embark on the mission of a lifetime, your children will be on the edge of their seats. Ideal for children making the transition from picture books to longer stories, these books feature a host of characters from the past, which gives children an insight into history.

    The books also include extras such as parent support, historical fact files and suggestion for things to talk about regarding the story.

    Format - Paperback
  • ADXED 4 years +
    Rebecca Gilpin
    4 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This is a new edition of this bumper activity book, introducing children to the world of science in a practical and interactive way. It contains 57 activities including bubbling wizard's brew, magic flowers, panpipe straws, a spinning paper helicopter and a light catcher. Each activity uses simple and safe materials and is described by step-by-step instructions and illustrations. The activities are also accompanied by simple explanations of the science involved, including density, air pressure, streamlining and wind power. It is presented with over 850 colourful stickers to decorate the projects with.
  • AEZOD 7 years +
    Philip Steele
    7 years +
    • £7.89
    • RRP £7.99
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    This title helps you learn about the legendary Norse raiders, with 15 step-by-step projects and more than 350 exciting pictures. You can step back in time to the age of the seafaring Vikings - find out about the ships they sailed in, the distant lands they explored, and the wars they waged. Fact boxes provide additional insights and indicate links with the present. 15 simple and enjoyable projects allow you to recreate the past - build a model Viking house, make a shield ready for battle, sculpt a brooch and a bracelet from clay, bake a Viking loaf, learn to write your name in runes, and play an ancient Norse board game. It is packed with over 350 photographs and illustrations, including a pictorial timeline, cross sections, historical maps and clear step pictures for every technique. It is ideal for home or school use for 8- to 12-year-olds. This fascinating fact and project book is the perfect introduction to Viking history. You can discover how these amazing people lived their lives, the food they ate, the clothes they wore, the heroes they revered, the weapons they used, and the lands they conquered. Practical projects really help young readers to understand what life was like in the past - make a Viking drinking horn, create a lucky charm inspired by the Norse thunder god Thor, build a model of a mighty longship, and construct a full-size battle helmet.