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  • Eat Smart Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781784938987
    ETSM 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.99
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    This is a collection of hands-on healthy eating books that use fun activities, recipes and facts to explore different food groups including vegetables; fruit; meat and fish; dairy; and cereals.

    From the farm to the shop and then on to your plate, these books explain where food comes from and how the various types help our bodies when we eat them. The activities also encourage children to think about food variety and what they should put into their bodies in order to stay strong and healthy.

    Accessibly written, these books also have food fact boxes to provide fascinating information about food in bite-sized chunks.
  • My Senses Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781786372123
    MYSN 3 years +
    3 years +
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    This collection will show children how our five senses work and how they help us understand more about the world.

    Covering taste, touch, smell, sight and hearing, each book contains repetitive, easy-to-read text and simple diagrams. They're ideal for younger readers who want to learn more about the way we live.
  • APXEO 5 years +
    Louise Spilsbury
    5 years +
    • £7.19
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    Ways into Geography: Our Local Area explores the various places where we all live, and looks at how we can help to keep them nice. Ways into Geography is an ideal introduction to geography. It combines simple text and colourful illustrations to teach basic geographical skills and build up confidence and enthusiasm.
  • APVOH 7 years +
    Honor Head
    7 years +
    • £8.99
    This book asks and answers questions about healthy eating. It explores why fruit and vegetables are good for us, what are the best snacks, why we shouldn't just eat sweet foods and much more. It is part of the Let's Read and Talk About series which includes ready-to-use questions and discussion points to help young readers gain more from their reading experience, and to give busy teachers and parents quality extension material. The concepts are supported with photographs and 'Take action' panels to get the reader involved in research and experiments.
  • APVOK 7 years +
    Honor Head
    7 years +
    • £8.99
    This book asks and answers questions about keeping clean. It explores why you should wash, how you can stop germs spreading, how to keep hair and teeth clean and much more. It is part of the Let's Read and Talk About series which includes ready-to-use questions and discussion points to help young readers gain more from their reading experience, and to give busy teachers and parents quality extension material. The concepts are supported with photographs and 'Take action' panels to get the reader involved in research and experiments.
  • AQCRY 5 years +
    Claire Llewellyn
    5 years +
    • £6.99
    What are life's essentials and what do we need to buy? How do you choose the best thing to do with the rest of your money? My Money Choices answers these questions and more as it introduces you to the different choices there are when you come to making decisions about money. Notes for parents and teachers, as well as suggestions for learning activities reinforce the information in the book.
  • AKAOF 3 years +
    Rebecca Rissman
    3 years +
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    How do you play? What do you like to do? This picture book will delight readers with photographs of people from around the world playing sports, playing games, and just playing for fun! Simple text and entertaining labels help boost reader vocabulary, and keep children laughing!
  • ARJQG 5 years +
    Erika L. Shores
    5 years +
    • £11.99
    Where does the rubbish from last night's pizza party go after you put it in the bin? With easy-to-understand text, this title explains how rubbish gets from homes to landfills or recycling centres and describes the role of the community workers who make it all possible.
  • ARIOD
    Rebecca Rissman
    • £11.99
    Photographs and simple, levelled text compare and contrast modern and historical activities in a child-friendly format, making this a great took for discussing how life has changed over the years.
  • AGZJB 5 years +
    Susan Akass
    5 years +
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    Find out all you need to know about getting started with cycling with My First Bicycle Book! All the basics are covered, from choosing which kind of bicycle is right for you to all the equipment and clothes you'll need to be comfortable and stay safe. You'll learn about looking after your bicycle - stepby- step instructions will guide you through pumping up tyres, lubricating and replacing the chain, washing your bicycle and more. Then, why not try some of the great science activities that will help you to understand your bike? Bottle tops and elastic bands will show you how gears work, while a sponge around a rolling pin can explain suspension. There are also ideas for fun ways to decorate your bicycle - use the sheet of stickers that come with this book or make your own handlebar streamers and wheel rattles. Discover games to play with your friends, too - create your own Tour de France and have fun relay races!
  • ARIOA
    Rebecca Rissman
    • £11.99
    Read Washing and Cleaning to learn how cleaning has changed over time! Photographs and clear text compare and contrast modern and historical cleaning methods in a child-friendly format, making this a great tool for discussing how life has changed over the years.
  • APIUK 4 years +
    Clare Lewis
    4 years +
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    This book looks at the rich diversity of shopping experiences around the world. Through simple text and stunning photographs, it introduces children to similarities found when shopping in different cultures, as well as honouring differences.
  • AMJPI 5 years +
    5 years +
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    The Level 1 Biff, Chip and Kipper Stories, written by Roderick Hunt and illustrated by Alex Brychta, provide both wordless stories and a rich story context to help develop language comprehension and decoding skills with simple first words and sentences. Wordless Stories A and Wordless Stories B introduce the characters and children learn that the pictures tell a story, where a story begins and how to turn the pages. First Words and More First Words introduce children to simple words and the characters' names. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk.
  • ARJQI 5 years +
    Megan Cooley Peterson
    5 years +
    • £11.99
    Curious readers want to know how things work. With easy-to-understand text, this title explains how water gets to and from our homes and describes the role of the community workers who make it all possible.
  • APWYR 5 years +
    Honor Head
    5 years +
    • £11.99
    A simple series of books, empowering younger children aged 5-7 to know how to look after themselves in a variety of everyday situations. Includes tips from 'supermouse' Safety Sam on how to stay safe and how to identify potential dangers. Being Safe Out and About looks at some of the potential dangers for children as they begin to go out and about more independently. Without being sensationalist or scary, it explains, amongst other things, how to cross the road and road safety generally, how to play sensibly in the park and to avoid risk when near water and meeting dogs.
  • AQBOW 5 years +
    Honor Head
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    Find out about the different jobs the police do. Discover how the police fight crime and keep us safe. Meet the police who work with dogs and horses. Learn how to dial 999 in an emergency.
  • AOWHR 4 years +
    Clare Lewis
    4 years +
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    This book looks at the rich diversity of homes around the world. Through simple text and stunning photographs, it introduces children to similarities found in homes in different cultures, as well as honouring differences.
  • APIUE 4 years +
    Clare Lewis
    4 years +
    • £6.89
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    This book looks at the rich diversity of family life around the world. Through simple text and stunning photographs, it introduces children to similarities found in families in different cultures, as well as honouring differences.
  • AQCKD 5 years +
    Honor Head
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    An introduction to the people who look after us in an emergency. This title looks at doctors - who they are, where they work, and what they do that helps us when we are hurt or injured.
  • APXFA 5 years +
    Sally Hewitt
    5 years +
    • £8.99
    Ways into History: Toys and Games looks at toys from the past and today, and explores how these have changed over time. It also studies how toys are made. In the Ways into History series, original illustrations and simple text bring the past alive, while questions and activities encourage historical research and build up confidence and enthusiasm.
  • APWGM 7 years +
    Sarah Ridley
    7 years +
    • £12.99
    Fashions changes all the time but what we wore can tell us a lot about the times we lived in. From clothes rationing, making do and mending to 1990s fashion, this book gives young children access to people's memories alongside photographs to help them build up a picture of the past. It is part of the 'Tell me what you remember' series, which explores changes in living memory through photographs and memories.
  • AKAOH 3 years +
    Rebecca Rissman
    3 years +
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    What do families do? What actions do you see? This picture book will delight readers with photographs of different families from around the world spending time together. Simple text and entertaining labels help boost reader vocabulary, and keep children laughing!
  • APWIP 7 years +
    Sarah Ridley
    7 years +
    • £12.99
    Everyone has memories of the food they ate they had when they were growing up. This book gives young children access to people's memories alongside photographs to help them build up a picture of the past. From family meals to wartime rationing young children can explore what has changed and what remains the same. The book is part of the 'Tell me what you remember' series, which explores changes in living memory through photographs and memories.
  • APWMZ 5 years +
    Sarah Ridley
    5 years +
    • £12.99
    Everyone has memories of their school days. This book gives young children access to people's memories alongside photographs to help them build up a picture of the past. From nursery education to the transition to secondary school, young children can explore what has changed and what remains the same. The book is part of the 'Tell me what you remember' series, which explores changes in living memory through photographs and memories.