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At the Skate Park

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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The Maya

Jillian Powell
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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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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
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Metal

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Fair Trade

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell

From chocolate and tea to flowers and cotton, discover the history of fair trade and its products. Learn what difference fair trade makes to the people producing the goods, what the ten princlples of fair trade are, and how fair trade practices affect the environment. Read an interview with a worker from a fair trade project in India, debate the issues surrounding fair trade, make a fair trade ice cream sundae and find out amazing fair trade stats and facts.

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Egypt

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Glass

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell

This series takes readers on the journey a material takes when it is recycled, tracing its step-by-step route from when we finish with it, through the recycling process, to the new, recycled product.What Happens When We Recycle: Glass explains how glass is made and looks at the very many ways in which we use it. It then explores how it is collected, broken down and recycled and what new products are made with it. The book also includes tips on what readers can do to help recycle glass.

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Sudan

Jillian Powell
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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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My New Friend

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Family Crises

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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The Raja and the Rice: an Indian Tale

Jillian Powell
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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
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Jillian Powell

The Magic Paintbrush is a chinese tale. There once was a young man called Lian who loved to paint the animals in the forest around him. One night he dreamt of a magic paintbrush. When he woke up, Lian was amazed to find the paintbrush beside him!

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Who Split the Atom?

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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The Egyptians

Jillian Powell, Matt Buckingham
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Jillian Powell, Matt Buckingham
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Oops!

Jillian Powell, Amanda Gulliver
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Jillian Powell, Amanda Gulliver

Look, here we are running! Look, here we are jumping! Look, here we are sliding! Oops!

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Grains and Cereals

Jillian Powell, Clare O'shea
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Jillian Powell, Clare O'shea
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Gangs

Jillian Powell
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Jillian Powell
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Let's Say Hello!

Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi
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Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi
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Are We There Yet?

Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi
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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.