Usborne Activity Books
FDAB 7 years +7 years +
Children who are muddled by maths will be able to get to grips with this notoriously tricky subject by working their way through this activity book from the experts at Usborne.
- RRP £6.99
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Full of mazes, colour-by-numbers, logic puzzles, sticker puzzles, connect-the-dots and more, each page explains a different tip or technique for fractions, decimals and percentages.
There are also appealing themes on each double-page spread that tie the activities together including pirates, a fairground and a dog show. There are also 'test yourself' pages scattered throughout the book so children can check their progress and stickers to use in the activities and be used as rewards.
FSOI 5 years +5 years +
With over 150 stickers, this Usborne book will introduce children aged 5 and over to the eye-boggling joy of optical illusions.
- RRP £4.99
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There are mysterious movements, shifting shapes and wobbling arrows that will be created when the stickers are stuck on the pages to complete the images. The book also provides scientific explanations for why each illusion happens.
Ideal for learning about sight and vision, this book can also help children develop their hand-eye coordination skills.
VFCB 3 years +3 years +
My Very First Castles Book will show little ones just what it feels like to be king or queen of the castle!
- RRP £9.99
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There is information about kings, queens, knights, banquets and jousting featured in the non-fiction book and the full-colour illustrations will also help children develop their vocabulary skills before starting school.
With its de-knight-ful illustrations and plenty of new words for children aged 3+ to learn, the book has many things for the young reader to spot and then discuss as they share with a parent.