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Getting Ready For School

  • Lift and Look School

    Simon Abbott

    Product Code: LKK2
    Other Toddlers
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    This lift-the-flap board book introduces the concept of school and gently and reassuringly reveals the kind of things children might get up to when they start studying including making masks, visiting the aquarium and having fun in the playground.

    It's packed with large cut-out flaps that are the ideal size for little hands and feature bright and bold artwork and engaging text.
    • £2.99
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  • I am Too Absolutely Small for School

    Lauren Child

    Product Code: IAH2
    Paperback 3 years +
    (1)
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    Bestselling author Lauren Child offers a fresh and funny look at starting school with her Charlie and Lola classic, I Am Too Absolutely Small For School. Big brother Charlie steps in to persuade Lola that her fears about school and the dreaded 'schooliform' are unfounded and that her nervous invisible friend needs help. This is a helpful, sensitive book and an ideal read for wary pre-schoolers nervous about making the transition to 'big school'.
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  • My First Experiences Collection - 6 Books

    Amber Stewart

    Product Code: MFMI
    Collection 3 years +
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    Bramble eats nothing but berries; Otter can't swim; and Puddle is worried about his first day at school...

    From letting go of a comfort blanket to helping picky eaters discover more foods, this positive collection is full of gentle stories and easy-to-follow advice that will help you and your children reach various milestones.

    These animal-themed stories show how, by working together, families can help children grow up, step by step. Each book also contains a list of Ten Top Tips that will help children embrace the unfamiliar concepts.
    • £8.99
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  • Starting School Workbook Ages 3-5

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: ARKOJ
    Paperback 3 years +
    An engaging Starting School book to really prepare your child for their important first day. Including lots of fun activities, this book provides reassurance whilst helping children develop their skills for starting school and during reception year. Combining useful information with engaging, colourful illustrations, this Starting School workbook helps to boost your child's confidence and get them ready for starting school. Included in this book: * questions that allow children to practise the important skills required for starting school * colourful activities that make learning fun and motivate children to learn at home * helpful tips
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  • Start School with Topsy and Tim: Wipe Clean First Writing

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: AHAPE
    Paperback 3 years +
    Learning to write is fun with "Topsy and Tim's Wipe Clean First Writing". "Start School with Topsy and Tim: First Writing", brought to you by Ladybird, is a lovely, easy-to-use activity book for children who are starting to learn the alphabet. Help your child practise writing letters with this bright, colourful wipe-clean book. Each letter is shown with a picture (such as 'A for Apple') and with two rows of letters drawn in dotted lines that children can draw over with their special pen. Then they can wipe the page clean and practice again! Each letter is also shown with arrows so children know where to place the pen. Left-handed options are shown in blue. A free pen is included with the book. Topsy and Tim are lovely, friendly characters who do all the things real children do. Learning with Topsy and Tim is fun and reassuring. Look out for "Start School with Topsy and Tim: Wipe Clean First Numbers" and all the other Topsy and Tim books: "Topsy and Tim: Help a Friend"; "Topsy and Tim: Go on a Trainl Topsy and Time Meet the Police"; "Topsy and Tim: Go to the Doctor"; "Topsy and Tim: Go to the Dentist"; "Topsy and Tim: Go to the Zoo"; Topsy and Tim Visit London"; "Topsy and Tim: Go on an Aeroplane"; Topsy and Tim: Go Camping"; "Topsy and Tim Safety First"; "Topsy and Tim: The New Baby"; "Topsy and Tim Meet the Firefighters"; "Topsy and Tim have Itchy Heads"; "Topsy and Tim: Play Football"; "Topsy and Tim: Buckets and Spades"; "Topsy and Tim: Car Games"; "Topsy and Tim: little Shoppers"; "Topsy and Tim: At the Farm"; "Topsy and Tim: Little Lost Rabbit"; "Topsy and Tim: The Big Surprise"; "Topsy and Tim: Go to the Park"; "Topsy and Tim: Look After their Pets"; "Topsy and Tip: Have Chickenpox"; It also includes "Topsy and Tim: Make a New Friend"; "Topsy and Tim: Busy Builders"; "Topsy and Tim"; "Meet the Police"; "Topsy and Tim: Red Boots, Yellow Boots"; "Topsy and Tim Sticker Storybook: Start School"; "Topsy and Tim: Start School"; "Topsy and Tim: Learn to Swim"; "Topsy and Tim: Have a Birthday Party"; "Topsy and Tim Sticker Storybook: Have a Happy Birthday"; "Topsy and Tim: Go to Hospital"; "Topsy and Tim Go for Gold"; "Topsy and Tim Sticker Storybook: Go on an Aeroplane".
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  • Start School with Topsy and Tim: Wipe Clean First Numbers

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: AHAPM
    Paperback 3 years +
    "Start School with Topsy and Tim: First Numbers" is a lovely, easy-to-use activity book for children who are starting to learn how to count. Help your child practise writing numbers with the bright, colourful activities in this wipe-clean book. Each number from zero to ten has a page of fun activities including tracing over the number, drawing, linking a number to a picture and circling the correct number of things. Children can wipe the page clean and practice again and again. Topsy and Tim are lovely, friendly characters who do all the same things real children do. Learning with Topsy and Tim is fun and reassuring for young children who have just started school or who will be starting soon and want to get a head start. It includes a free pen with the book.
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  • Usborne First Experiences: Going to School

    Anna Civardi

    Product Code: AHANU
    Paperback 3 years +
    A book about starting school for the first time, from the Usborne First Experiences series. This accessible book provides a visual introduction to the experiences that children will discover as they start life at school..

    Fully illustrated, if you know a child approaching their first day at school it will help them prepare for this major life event and is extremely reassuring.
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  • Wipe-clean Get Ready for School ABC and 123

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: APOVU
    Paperback 3 years +
    This title features forty pages of wipe-clean activities to give pre-schoolers practice with numbers and letters. In preparation for starting school, children will have a head start if they know their letters and numbers, and are able to use a pen. It comes with a special wipe-clean pen which is really satisfying to write with, yet easy to wipe off the shiny pages.
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  • Get Ready for School Colours and Shapes

    Product Code: AOGTZ
    Paperback Toddlers
    Get ready to play, get ready to learn, get ready for school with Colours and Shapes Help your child get ready for school with Colours and Shapes. Support your little ones first steps in early learning and let them match the coloured socks, join the dots and spot the difference. Get Ready for School is a new series of interactive books and playbooks which gives every child the best start to learning with key skills developed through play, exploration and real-life situations. It makes getting ready for school fun and exciting with lift-the-flap activities, see-through peep-holes, stickers and much more. The friendly monkey, cat and other characters will support, guide and inspire your child's early learning. Each element of the series will support active learning through creative thinking, boosting confidence, curiosity and independence.
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  • Get Ready for School 1,2,3

    Product Code: AOGTX
    Paperback Toddlers
    Get ready to play, get ready to learn, get ready for school with 1,2,3 Help your child get ready for school with 1,2,3. Support your little ones first steps in early learning and let them count the animals in the sea, count the toys and play number games. Get Ready for School is a new series of interactive books and playbooks which gives every child the best start to learning with key skills developed through play, exploration and real-life situations. It makes getting ready for school fun and exciting with lift-the-flap activities, see-through peep-holes, stickers and much more. The friendly monkey, cat and other characters will support, guide and inspire your child's early learning. Each element of the series will support active learning through creative thinking, boosting confidence, curiosity and independence.
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  • Get Ready for School Matching and Sorting

    Product Code: AOGTV
    Paperback Toddlers
    Get ready to play, get ready to learn, get ready for school with Matching and Sorting. Help your child get ready for school with Matching and Sorting. Support your little ones first steps in early learning and let them match animal groups, sort busy beetles and play with patterns. Get Ready for School is a new series of interactive books and playbooks which gives every child the best start to learning with key skills developed through play, exploration and real-life situations. It makes getting ready for school fun and exciting with lift-the-flap activities, see-through peep-holes, stickers and much more. The friendly monkey, cat and other characters will support, guide and inspire your child's early learning. Each element of the series will support active learning through creative thinking, boosting confidence, curiosity and independence.
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  • Let's Get Ready for School

    Roger Priddy

    Product Code: ACGVR
    Other 3 years +

    Let's Get Ready for School has bold, bright pictures with wipe-clean activity pages to help your preschooler practise simple first writing skills, as well as sorting and matching exercises. Build your youngster's confidence and help them learn some first concepts in a fun and interactive way!

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  • Get Ready for School Number Skills

    Product Code: AOGTY
    Paperback Toddlers
    Get ready to play, get ready to learn, get ready for school with Number Skills Help your child get ready for school with Number Skills. Support your little ones first steps in early learning and let them play snakes and ladders, discover magic numbers and share their sweets! Get Ready for School is a new series of interactive books and playbooks which gives every child the best start to learning with key skills developed through play, exploration and real-life situations. It makes getting ready for school fun and exciting with lift-the-flap activities, see-through peep-holes, stickers and much more. The friendly monkey, cat and other characters will support, guide and inspire your child's early learning. Each element of the series will support active learning through creative thinking, boosting confidence, curiosity and independence.
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