Topics : Primary School Home Books

Our Ks2 home books show children how important a happy home life is and the ways in which it can help them have a more positive attitude in educational and social situations..

  • AMW2 6 years +

    Saving Water (Hardback)

    Rebecca Olien

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    Young readers can learn all about why it's so important to save water in this incredibly informative and accessible book.

    It highlights ways that readers can conserve water and also looks at the problems caused by changes in weather patterns and pollution. Activities will help further understanding.
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  • ADPGQ 5 years +

    Read Write Inc. Home: Phonics Flashcards (Other)

    Ruth Miskin

    Speed Sound Flashcards introduce the sounds and the corresponding letters to enable children to decode words easily so they are ready to read. Set 1 includes the letter sounds a-z and the sounds sh, ch th, nk and ng. Picture/Word cards are included for children to practise using the sounds they have learnt in context. Guidance for parents to practise the Speed Sounds with their child is offered throughout.

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  • AFATT 5 years +

    Read Write Inc. Phonics: Home More Phonics Flashcards (Other)

    Ruth Miskin

    BL The starting point of Ruth Miskin's popular Read Write Inc phonic teaching programme BL Speed Sound Flashcards introduce the sounds and the corresponding graphemes (letters), to enable children to decode words easily so they are ready to read the storybooks. BL Follows on from Read Write Inc Flashcards Set 1 BL Introduce the sounds and corresponding letters with pictures and short phrases to help children remember the sound BL Guidance for parents to practice the Speed Sounds with their child is offered throughout
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  • AEAZO 5 years +

    See Inside Famous Buildings (Hardback)

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    This book lets you discover and explore some of the world's most famous buildings. Looking at famous buildings from across the ages each illustration opens up to reveal the building's interior as well as fascinating facts such as how they were built and their histories. Buildings include the Empire State Building, Guggenheim Museum, Himeji Castle, Versailles Palace, Blue Mosque, Notre Dame Cathedral and more. This book contains over fifty sturdy embedded flaps.
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  • APNAQ 5 years +

    The Story of Rubbish (Hardback)

    Katie Daynes

    This is a new edition to the classic title in "Young Reading Series Two", which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories. It smells horrible and look disgusting, but rubbish hasn't always been a problem. Some of it can even be useful. You can squelch through its intriguing story, past ancient animal droppings, stinking sewers and dirty nappies. It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.
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  • AKRHJ 4 years +

    Homes in the Past (Paperback)

    Sian Smith

    This volume takes a simple look at homes in the past, highlighting the diversity of homes that people lived in around the world at different times. The homes featured include Roman houses, castles, Native American earth lodges, stately homes, and city dwellings from around the world in times past.
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  • AMLPB 5 years +

    Oxford Reading Tree: Level 4: Stories: the New House (Paperback)

    Roderick Hunt

    The Level 4 Biff, Chip and Kipper Stories, written by Roderick Hunt and illustrated by Alex Brychta, provide a rich story context to help develop language comprehension and decoding skills. Stories, More Stories A, More Stories B and More Stories C help children to progress from teacher-supported reading at the early Levels to more independent reading. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk.
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  • AQBKT 5 years +

    In The Past: Toys (Paperback)

    Dereen Taylor

    The 'Popcorn' series aims to develop children's knowledge and understanding of the world by covering a wide range of topics in a fun, colourful and interactive way. Each title has a lively design, engaging text and features an activity at the end of each book. The titles have been written in conjunction with a literacy consultant to ensure the text is completely appropriate for the age-range.
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  • APWLJ 5 years +

    The Three Little Pigs and the New Neighbour (Paperback)

    Andy Blackford

    The Three Little Pigs are terrified when they find out who their new neighbour is! Will they all get eaten up by the Big Bad Wolf?
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  • AMJQV 5 years +

    Oxford Reading Tree: Level 6: Fireflies: Unusual Buildings (Paperback)

    Anne-Marie Parker

    This book is part of the Oxford Reading Tree Fireflies series which offer a wide range of stimulating non-fiction titles for young children. It includes a variety of topics covering all areas of the curriculum, from science to citizenship. The books have a bright modern page design, and are illustrated with colour photographs. They are carefully graded across 10 levels and contain built-in progression and vocabulary repetition throughout. Each book includes notes for parents/carers and teaching assistants on the inside covers. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. This book is also available as part of a mixed pack of 6 different books or a class pack of 36 books of the same ORT level.
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  • AMHVG 5 years +

    Project X Origins: Pink Book Band, Oxford Level 1+: My Family: My Family (Paperback)

    Emma Lynch

    Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. In this non-fiction book, My Family, find out about different family members and what they can do. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.
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  • AKRHI 4 years +

    Homes That Move (Paperback)

    Sian Smith

    This volume takes a simple look at homes that move, highlighting the diversity of homes that people live in around the world. The homes featured include Native American Tipis, Bedouin tents, houseboats, caravans, and more.
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  • AKHKZ 4 years +

    Rural Homes (Paperback)

    Sian Smith

    This volume takes a simple look at rural homes around the world, highlighting the diversity of homes that people live in. The homes featured include traditional 'Western' farmhouses, bamboo and grass houses in Indonesia, mud houses in Togo, and houses on stilts in Bangladesh.
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  • BMKAO 5 years +

    Homes in Many Cultures (Paperback)

    Heather Adamson

    Step inside homes all over the world. What makes them the same as yours? What makes them different?
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  • AQCRB 5 years +

    My Grandparents (Paperback)

    Katie Dicker

    Looking at the different relationships people have with their grandparents, and how to build on these relationships and keep them strong.
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  • AQCQP 5 years +

    My Brother and Sister (Paperback)

    Katie Dicker

    Looking at the different relationships people have with their brothers and sisters, and how to build on these relationships and keep them strong.
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  • APXCI 5 years +

    At Home (Paperback)

    James Nixon

    This series looks at how daily life in the past compares with the present through photographs.
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  • APVXM 5 years +

    Homes (Hardback)

    Jane M. Bingham

    This title explores how houses and homes have changed from the Victorian era through to the present day. It considers how building materials have changed and how different features of the house have evolved from fireplaces to toilets and from bedrooms to sitting rooms. Childrens are encouraged to examine the world around them and use the examples provided in the book to better understand the history of their own home. Start-Up History is a series of 6 titles looking at everyday objects and events from their historical perspective and encourages readers to ask questions about what they can see on the page and how that might relate to their own experiences building skills and historical vocabulary. Perfect introductory history texts for 5-7 KS1 readers.
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  • APVHN 5 years +

    My Family (Paperback)

    Caryn Jenner

    What is your family like? Is it big or small? Do you have brothers or sisters? Do you argue with them? Do you have lots of cousins? In this book, find out all about different families and then think about your own. All about Me explores topics that are important to young children as they grow up. The text and pictures provide lots of talking points while questions help children to relate information to themselves and discover their similarities and differences.
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  • APOUI 5 years +

    Very First Words at Home (Other)

    Felicity Brooks

    An attractive first word book, with lots of familiar things to spot and talk about. Helps to build young children's vocabularly and the essential acquisition of language skills. Part of a great-value collection of essential books - which every child should have.
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  • APNGJ 5 years +

    Happy Families Game (Hardback)

    Jo Litchfield

    Every child loves playing traditional card games such as Snap. Suitable for young children, this work contains cards that are illustrated with the author's hand-made model characters and features everyday objects such as apples and balloons.
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  • APIUJ 5 years +

    Talking About the Past (Paperback)

    Nick Hunter

    This book, Talking About the Past, introduces readers to some of the key skills they will need to successfully find and interview older relatives, neighbours and other community figures in order to find out more about their family and local community's recent history.
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  • APIUG 5 years +

    Finding Out About Your Family History (Paperback)

    Nick Hunter

    This book, Finding Out About Your Family History, introduces readers to some of the key skills they will need to begin researching their family history and compiling a family tree.
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  • APIUF 5 years +

    History Around You (Paperback)

    Nick Hunter

    This book, History Around You, introduces readers to finding and analyzing primary and secondary sources that they might find at home (old letters, toys in the attic, family photographs, etc.), as well as old buildings, cemeteries, shops, factories and museums in their local community.
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