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At the Skate Park

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

Reading Champion is a book banded reading programme for independent reading offering fantastic, original stories accompanied by engaging artwork. Each book has been carefully levelled making it easy to match to a child's reading ability and fully supports reading for pleasure.In this story, Pip and Dan head to the skate park - but who will end up laughing and who will end up flat on their face? A perfectly pitched story for children aged 3-5 starting to learn to read alone or support to those reading book band red 2 in the classroom.

Franklin Watts

The Maya

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

What do you know about the Maya people? Explore the incredible history of South America during this time and find out how Maya people lived, worked, created and celebrated in this fascinating period in history. Discover the pyramids that they buried their dead in, the gods and goddesses they worshiped and how they fought, farmed and communicated. Craft activities support and enhance each section to bring what you've read to life.Part of the series Discover Through Craft. Twelve books that explore key curriculum topics using a mixture of activities, quizzes, facts and crafts. For children aged 7-9.

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Tudor Times

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

Each book in this delightful, child-friendly series focuses on a different period in history, from Ancient Egypt right up to World War 2. Children will love learning about each era, and then following the simple instructions to make useful or interesting objects from that time. Age-appropriate and accessible, the books are jam-packed with great ideas and perfect for use at home or in the classroom. In Craft Box: Tudor Times, you can learn how to make a Tudor rose, a masquerade mask, a jester's crown, a jester's stick, a tussie mussie, a model of a Tudor house, a ruff, a stained glass coat of arms, a Tudor cap, a ship's figurehead, a cup and ball and a peg doll!Fun facts on every spread give background information about the Tudor era and its people, from Kings and Queens and the Royal Court, to the lives of everyday people.A Further Information spread suggests age-appropriate websites and books, so children can go away and learn more about the Tudors.A glossary explains any tricky words, and will help to further increase children's knowledge and understanding of the era.

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World War II

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Ancient Greeks

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
Franklin Watts

Metal

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Fair Trade

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
Franklin Watts

Egypt

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell
Franklin Watts

Glass

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
Franklin Watts

Sudan

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

Countries in Our World focuses on the countries that shape and influence our modern world. Each book examines physical features, daily life, industry, media, leisure and much more. Each title in Countries in our World is a mine of useful information ideal for school and project work.Sudan offers a look at this fascinating and largely unknown country and includes up-to-date information resulting from the region of South Sudan recently declaring itself an independent nation.

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Friend

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

Using specially commissioned photography, this series introduces the reader to common new and first experiences. The choice of titles reflect the most common types of experiences. The series uses the perspective of another child to tell the 'story' of a particular experience and explores how they feel by the event. At the end, advice will be given to help deal with difficult situations such as feeling jealous because a new baby in the family is getting everyone's attention.

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Family Crises

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

The titles in this series discuss many of the difficult issues and problems young people may encounter which threaten the balance of their emotional health and well-being. This book looks at the many different forms that a family can take and examines the social changes that have had an effect on family life and its traditional support systems. It describes how crises such as illness, bereavement, debt, divorce and domestic violence can threaten the stability and well-being of family members. It offers advice on strategies for surviving family crises and suggests ways in which family life can be strengthened.

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The Raja and the Rice: an Indian Tale

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

The rain never came and so Tamwar's rice harvest is poor. He and his family desperately need some rice but will the Raja help...?

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The Magic Paintbrush: a Chinese tale

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell
Franklin Watts

Who Split the Atom?

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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The Egyptians

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Grains and Cereals

Jillian Powell, Clare O'shea
Authors:
Jillian Powell, Clare O'shea

This book introduces readers to the different food groups that make up a healthy diet. It then looks at grains and cereals in the context of a healthy diet. Grain and cereal recipes from around the world using a variety of cookery skills are used to illustrate how to incorporate each food group into day-to-day cooking.

Franklin Watts

Gangs

Jillian Powell
Authors:
Jillian Powell

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Let's Say Hello!

Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi
Contributors:
Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi

Start Reading is a new series of highly enjoyable books for beginning readers at KS1. They have been carefully graded to correspond to the Book Bands now widely used in schools. This enables readers to be sure that they choose books that match their own ability. There is very careful and gentle graduation from Band to Band. The books can be shared with an adult or read independently. They promote the enjoyment of reading through reading real, satisfying stories with a beginning, a middle and an end. Rosie's Rides is at Book Band 3 in the Start Reading series. Rosie is going on all sorts of Rides, rollercoaster rides, pony rides, jeep rides and train rides. All have their adventures.

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Are We There Yet?

Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi
Contributors:
Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi