Children's Educational Books

  • AHHRK Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £11.29
    • RRP £12.24
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    Make learning Spanish fun for kids through music. All little kids adore music, so why not tap into this natural affinity to get young kids hooked on foreign language learning? That's precisely what the unique "Let's Sing and Learn in Spanish" does. With a songbook of twenty original melodies, "Let's Sing and Learn in Spanish" (CD edition) teaches basic Spanish vocabulary and expressions in a fresh, exciting way. Instead of trying to memorize greetings, numbers, colors, and days and months, your child will enjoy the fun of putting them to music. While singing "Los meses del ano (The months of the year)," not only will your child be actively engaged, but the lessons learned will stay with her much longer as she associates the new words with easy-to-remember rhythms and beats. Pop in the twenty-five-minute CD and listen as your child sings along in Spanish with other kids on the recording, belting out these delightful tunes and learning about everyday subjects at the same time.Songbook of twenty original tunes will have your child, aged three to six, singing in Spanish in no time. It features English translation of lyrics to build your child's Spanish vocabulary. Simple chords and musical notation allow you accompany your child on guitar or piano. It includes kid singers on the CD model proper Spanish pronunciation and intonation. CD format allows for easy song location and quick replay. Whether you're an educator, parent, babysitter, or caregiver, you'll be amazed at how quickly kids, even the shiest in the bunch, catch on to Spanish when music is the medium!
  • AOGYH 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £9.09
    • RRP £9.99
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    Some of the most famous and daring explorers from history are featured in this interactive, lift-the-flap reference book. Find out about Marco Polo's journey from Italy to China in 1271, Ibn Battuta's 28-year trip around the globe, Christopher Columbus' discovery of the 'New World', the race to the poles, space exploration and lots more.
  • APOZX 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.09
    • RRP £9.99
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    What makes it rain? How do rainbows appear? How hot is the sun? Why does lightning flash? Where does wind come from? Young children can find out the answers to these questions and more by lifting the flaps in this friendly, illustrated introduction to the science of weather.
  • APGVT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.09
    • RRP £9.99
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    Get ready to swing through the treetops, creep along the forest floor and meet some of the most exotic animals on earth. Children can take a virtual tour through the world's jungles in this detailed lift-the-flap non-fiction book.
  • BHBDJ 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £9.09
    • RRP £9.99
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    We all need energy for our lives - and lots of it. Children can find out what energy is, how it affects our planet and the exciting new inventions scientists are creating to make energy in the future, in this fascinating Usborne introduction to an important topic.
  • BQZMJ
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    This fun, friendly guide explains how computers work and what coding does - then shows you how to code your own stories and games on a tablet. The coding uses ScratchJr, a computer language designed especially for beginners, which is available to download for free.
  • BUIVQ
    • £9.09
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    Find out what's inside your body and how it all works in this fascinating book, full of bright pictures and facts that grown-ups and children can talk about together. A delightful introduction to muscles and how we move, our brain and senses, eating, growing up and more. Includes links to carefully selected websites with videos and activities.
  • ACOAB 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £6.99
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    Seven titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making this book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.
  • APNWZ Babies
    Babies
    • £5.69
    • RRP £5.99
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    This is a brand new addition to the multi award-winning "Look and Say" series, introducing very young children to the concept of the arrival of a new sibling in the family. It includes scenes such as the baby getting dressed, playing with the baby, going out, feeding the baby and putting the baby to bed, with the role of the big brother or sister emphasized throughout. Sturdy illustrated tabs enable children to locate their favourite scenes even before they can read. It is illustrated with the hand-made models of Jo Litchfield.
  • APICB 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £7.69
    • RRP £7.99
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    A look-and-talk book for very young children, with simple, bright illustrations and lots to see and spot on every page. Children can spot everyday household items in various rooms around the house. Perfect for sharing with little children and will help them learn new words and develop vital pre-reading skills.
  • BKGVB Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £7.69
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    On this bright, sunny day everyone is busy outdoors - the bee, the butterfly, the frog and the duck, all making their special noises and doing their everyday tasks. Vibrant scenes come to life using Venetian paper engineering to make the pictures in the story move. Small children love to read books featuring faces and books about animals. This new book in the popular Little Faces series combines the two concepts brilliantly with a venetian window device that allows the reader to explore emotions and have fun imitating different actions.
  • ADSMY 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.79
    • RRP £6.99
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    The Story of Football is part of the popular Young Reading series and has recently been reissued in hardback. The exciting book also comes with an audio CD that will add to the atmosphere. Developed in association with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University, this book will help football-crazy young readers grow in confidence and reading ability!

  • APOFO 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £7.00
    These brand new cards in the "Spotter's Guide" series are perfect for spotters both young and old. Each of the cards in these packs shows a different species of birds, insects, amphibians, mammals and reptiles to be found in your very own garden. Illustrated are its distinguishing features and statistics such as animal life cycles size and habitat to allow young nature enthusiasts to spot them. The book also features clear and detailed illustrations.
  • BDHPH
    • £19.89
    • RRP £20.00
    Master the 2014 Curriculum with Scholastic's 100 Lessons. The new National Curriculum has landed ...and Scholastic's acclaimed 100 Lessons series is back to help your school prepare. Trusted by teachers for 15 years and selling more than one million copies, 100 Lessons has now been completely rewritten and is fully in line with the 2014 objectives. Our new 100 Lessons and Planning Guides will make planning and teaching the new requirements simple and stress-free. * Understand the new requirements and plan with confidence for all six years * Long- and medium-term planning and progression, ideal for subject coordinators * Get a clear overview with simple week-by-week breakdowns on how to create units of work * Includes a FREE A2 poster that gives an overview of progression and a CD-ROM full of editable planning grids * View sample resources at www.scholastic.co.uk/100lessons Praise for Scholastic's 100 Lessons: "With a radically different curriculum just around the corner, I was looking for something that would help ease the burden of increased paperwork. These books answer my prayers! Having access to long and medium term plans, as well as clear advice concerning progression and key concepts has already helped me to plan ahead. The inclusion of digital content that can easily be personalised is a real bonus, and completely welcome. Thank you, Scholastic for a fantastic resource." Steven Gibson, Hyde Park Junior School, Plymouth
  • AINOL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Brave Theseus takes on the challenge of defeating the fearsome Minotaur deep in a maze of tunnels below Crete. But will he return from the Labyrinth alive? This is the classic Greek myth retold with easy-reading text for children who have just started reading alone. It is part of the Usborne English Language Learners programme, featuring books from the Usborne Reading Programme, with audio CDs in British and American English, downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.
  • APNQL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Three original high-seas stories for children just beginning to read. Find out if Charlie can get rid of his pesky parrot and Molly can escape the clutches of the sneaky Captain Spike in these swashbuckling stories. Usborne Young Reading has been developed with reading experts from Roehampton University. The audio CD includes a dramatic listen-along recording with music and sound effects, followed by a read-along version with prompts for page turns.
  • APOPQ Babies
    Babies
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    This is an illustrated introduction to an important and popular subject for the very young. It includes names for parts of the body, the senses, clothes, things we can do, and what our bodies need to stay healthy.
  • APOYR 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £9.89
    • RRP £9.99
    Take a trip to London with this neat, lift-the-flap information book which explores the UK capital's most famous sites, including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square and the Tower of London. With lots of things to spot and talk about, including iconic red telephone boxes, red double-decker buses and black cabs.
  • ADSMW 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    Seven titles in the popular "Young Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making the book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.
  • ACNZX 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Seven titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making this book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.
  • ACNZY 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Seven titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making this book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.
  • ADPEC 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    This is a retelling of the classic Charles Dickens' story for children growing in their reading confidence and ability. It is part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts from Roehampton University. The audio CD includes a dramatic listen-along recording with music and sound effects, followed by a read-along version with prompts for page turns.
  • ACYGX 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £16.89
    • RRP £16.99
    A unique interactive guide to understanding simple machines and mechanisms. Each spread introduces you to a key mechanical principle, for example levers, gears and pulleys. You then put these into practice by building working models using the perforated workshop board and colour-coded machine parts. A timeline on every spread explores how each machine has been used throughout history. With a hands-on approach that brings theories to life, this is a must for budding engineers.
  • ACNZW 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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    Seven titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making this book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.