Ruth Thomson - Spain - Hachette Children's Group

Spain

By Ruth Thomson

  • Paperback
  • £7.99

A fun and interactive beginners look at countries of the world.

Find out about the people and culture of Spain in this colourful book about the country. Looking at topics such as land and sea, weather, town and country, homes, shopping, food, sport, holidays and festivals. Includes instructions on how to play a traditional Spanish ball game.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750271998
  • Publication date: 14 Mar 2013
  • Page count: 24
  • Imprint: Wayland
Franklin Watts

The Power of Advertising

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

This eye-catching book looks at the complex world of advertising from adverts of the past to the modern day. It examines how adverts work and how they affect our daily lives. Chapters explore the techniques of the industry, the power of pictures and when and why words matter. The book is a great primer on the world of advertising for children studying the form aged 10+. It also helps children develop critical thinking and debating skills and is a fantastic resource for art and design, business studies and those studying persuasive writing.This eye-catching book looks at the complex world of advertising from adverts of the past to the modern day ... a great primer on the world of advertising for children studying the form aged 10+. It also helps children develop critical thinking and debating skills and is a fantastic resource for art and design, business studies and those studying persuasive writing. - Parents In Touch

Hodder Children's Books

Third Year

Enid Blyton
Authors:
Enid Blyton

For new girl Darrell Rivers, there are friends to be made, pranks to be played and fun to be had at Malory Towers in Enid Blyton's best-loved boarding school series.In book three, there are lots of new students, including sophisticated Zerelda from America. This year, not only the girls face challenges - Bill's poor horse, Thunder, suffers from collic. Will Zerelda and Darrell become friends, and will Thunder survive?There's more drama at Malory Towers!Between 1946 and 1951, Enid Blyton wrote six novels set at Malory Towers. This edition features the original text and is unillustrated.

Franklin Watts

Vincent van Gogh

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson
Wayland

Mountains

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

Explore the distant corners of the world! Find out about the world's active volcanoes, read all about the world's most spectacular mountains and see how people live in the mountains. Discover mountain animals, farmers and transport and learn how to make a model volcano.

Wayland

School

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson
Wayland

The Life Cycle of an Oak Tree

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson
Franklin Watts

Photos First

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

Photos First brings together an inspiring collection of some of the world's most engaging and iconic photographs, spanning the history of photography. Divided into themes of portraits, nature, art and documentary photography, the book tells the stories behind memorable photographs, chosen for the vividness or importance of their subject matter, their pioneering technique or their historic significance. Discover photographs that are shocking, moving, dramatic or manipulative. Find out how the camera can tell a lie but can also reveal extraordinary truths.

Wayland

Popcorn: Life Cycles: Chicken

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

This book follows the life cycle of a chicken, from laying eggs to hatching, nurturing them and teaching them how to find food and shelter. The book shows the chick at each stage of its life. Questions and facts encourage the reader to look more closely at the detailed photographs.

Wayland

The Life Cycle of A Cat

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

This book looks at the life cycle of a tree, from a tiny acorn to a mighty oak tree.

Wayland

The Life Of A Salmon

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

This book looks at the life cycle of a tree, from a tiny acorn to a mighty oak tree.

Wayland

Coasts

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

Discover the world's most beautiful coastlines. Find out about waves and tides, rockpools and rocky cliffs, beaches and dunes, sea birds and animals, harbours and ports and how people are protecting coasts.

Wayland

Transport

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson
Wayland

Shops

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

This book will help you think about and look around the shops your local area. Find out what they can tell you about how people live and work, where they shop and how they spend their leisure time. Discover the clues that will tell you how people lived in the past. Think about the changes that could benefit the shops in your local area.

Wayland

Rivers

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson
Franklin Watts

A Victorian Childhood

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

A Victorian Childhood offers a look at the lives of Victorian children in Britain, focusing on four key areas: at home, at work, at school and at play. Period illustrations, photgraphs and artefacts help the reader to build up a complete picture of what it was to be a child in Victorian times.

Wayland

India

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

Find out about the people and culture of India in this colourful book about the country. Looking at topics such as land and sea, weather, town and country, homes, shopping, food, sport, holidays and festivals. Includes a craft activity.

Wayland

Rivers

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

Explore the physical features of a river, from rapids and waterfalls to meanders, estuaries and deltas. Learn about river wildlife, floods and flood protection and make a model raft to float on water.

Wayland

Popcorn: Life Cycles: Sunflower

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

This book follows the life cycle of a sunflower from when its planted, to growing shoots and leaves looking at what it needs to grow. It ends showing the sunflower at the end of summer, showing how the sunflower's seeds can be used again to grow another sunflower, perfectly illustrated the cycle of life. Questions and facts encourage the reader to look more closely at the detailed photographs.

Franklin Watts

Terezin - A Story of The Holocaust

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

Terezin - A Story of The Holocaust is an award-winning book that tells the Holocaust story of the Terezin/Theresienstadt fortified ghetto - where the Nazis imprisoned thousands of Jews during the Second World War - and from where many were sent to their deaths. This unique book features first-hand accounts of life in the town as well as moving works of art from some of the artists who were incarcerated there. A detailed introduction sets the scene for the creation of Terezin and the Final Solution. Created by award-winning children's author Ruth Thomson using material from Yad Vashem and other key Jewish sources. Multi-award-winning - The School Library Association Information Book Award 2012 and 2012 ALCS Education Writers' Award. Critically acclaimed on both sides of the Atlantic.

Wayland

Homes

Ruth Thomson
Authors:
Ruth Thomson

These books will help you think about and look around your local area. Find out what your surroundings can tell you about how people live and work, where they shop and go to school and how they travel and spend their leisure time. Discover the clues that will tell you how people lived in the past. Think about the changes that could benefit your local area, whether it's your home, school or further afield.