Alice Harman - Ghana - Hachette Children's Group

Time remaining

  • -- days
  • -- hours
  • -- minutes
  • -- seconds
Other Formats
  • Hardback £11.99
    More information
    • ISBN:9780750282154
    • Publication date:09 Oct 2014
Books in this series

Ghana

By Alice Harman

  • Paperback
  • £7.99

Follow the Fact Cat and discover the world, learning about the culture and geography of these fantastic countries!

Why was Ghana called the Gold Coast long ago? Which Ghanaian won the Nobel Peace Prize? What's Ghana's most popular sport?

Discover the answers to all of these questions and learn all about Ghana, what continent it is on, what countries surround it, what natural resources it has and what the landscape and climate is like. Explore the capital city of Accra and head into the wilds to meet the animals that live in the rainforests and grasslands. Find out about traditional foods and crafts, and discover what happens at the biggest Ashanti festival of the year.

The Fact Cat series takes children at nursery age through to Key Stage 1 and above on a journey to discover the world around them, learning about a vast array of subjects on the way from space and science to ancient history and geography!

Biographical Notes

Alice Harman is an experienced author of books for children, who specialises in geography and science.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750289801
  • Publication date: 08 Oct 2015
  • Page count: 24
  • Imprint: Wayland
Wayland

Earth

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Brazil

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Benin 900-1897 CE

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

Who were the leaders of Benin? What was life like for ordinary people? Why was Benin destroyed? What are Benin bronzes? This book helps children at Key Stage 2 discover the answers to these and other fascinating questions. It also recommends sites on the Internet and sources in local libraries where they can find out more about Benin 900-1897CE. The detective shows how to create a project about people's lives during the rise and fall of Benin, make animal sculptures like those that were offered up to Benin's gods and write a letter to Benin's leader explaining your thoughts about the slave trade. Packed with fascinating information, The History Detective Investigates series inspires children's curiosity to find out more about the past.

Wayland

Northern Ireland

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

Read all about Northern Ireland, its location within the UK and Europe, its history, geographical features, landmarks, capital city, people and industry, weather, coasts, towns and countryside areas.This series uses maps and atlases to look at the locations, geography and weather patterns.A simple fun picture quiz helps readers to recall what they have read.A perfect one-stop-shop for help with homework assignments!Key Stage 1 of the curriculum focuses on the study of Great Britain - an excellent classroom resource.Broad-ranging appeal for nursery age through to Key Stage 1 and 2.

Wayland

Wales

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

What town has the longest name in the world? What is Welsh rarebit? Where can you see an underground waterfall?Discover the answers to all of these questions and learn all about Wales and the people who live there. Explore the farms and wild landscapes of the countryside, and discover the many islands off the Welsh coast. See the cities of Cardiff, Swansea and St Davids, and read about the castles for which Wales is famous.The Fact Cat series takes children at nursery age through to Key Stage 1 and above on a journey to discover the world around them, learning about a vast array of subjects on the way from space and science to ancient history and geography!

Wayland

England

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

Where in London does the Queen live? What do people like to eat on Sundays? What is the Jurassic Coast famous for?Discover the answers to all of these questions and learn all about England and the people who live there. Find out what it's like in English cities such as London, Liverpool and York. Explore the farms and landscapes of England's countryside, and see the wild animals that live there. Read about the amazing history of Stonehenge, and discover the thrill-seeking sport of mountain biking!The Fact Cat series takes children at nursery age through to Key Stage 1 and above on a journey to discover the world around them, learning about a vast array of subjects on the way from space and science to ancient history and geography!

Wayland

Scotland

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

What is an Ulster Fry? Which famous sight is 50 million years old? How do you play Gaelic football?Discover the answers to all of these questions and learn all about Northern Ireland and the people who live there. Explore the cities of Belfast, Londonderry and Armagh, and discover the traditional foods that people like to eat. See Northern Ireland's famous sights, including the fantastic Giant's Causeway, and find out about the tragic Titanic.The Fact Cat series takes children at nursery age through to Key Stage 1 and above on a journey to discover the world around them, learning about a vast array of subjects on the way from space and science to ancient history and geography!

Wayland

Weather and Seasons

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

A colourful introduction for young readers to the weather and seasons. Looks at topics such as the Sun, clouds and rain, snow and ice, wind and storms, spring, summer, autumn and winter. Includes a step-by-step activity for making your own wind sock. Free downloadable worksheet available.

Wayland

United Kingdom

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

France

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Italy

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Water

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

These colourful books look at what water is, covering topics such as water on Earth, ice, the water cycle, rivers, waterfalls and lakes, animals, drinking water, how we use water and water pollution.Includes a true or false quiz and a step-by-step activity to make a rain gauge.

Wayland

Moon

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Egypt

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Air

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

This simple introduction to air looks at what air is, air and animals, how humans breathe air, air and plants, water in the air, the wind, rising and sinking air, air pollution and wind power. Includes a quiz and a step-by-step activity for how to make a wind spinner.

Wayland

Pakistan

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

Find out about the people and country of Pakistan. Discover what people in Pakistan like to eat and where they like to shop. Find out what sports people play, what holidays they celebrate, and what the weather in Pakistan is like. Learn about Pakistani homes.

Wayland

Popcorn: History Corner: Ancient Egyptians

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

A fun and interactive introductory look at Ancient Egypt, which includes activities such as Write in Hieroglyphs and Make A Model Pyramid.

Wayland

Ancient Romans

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

A fun and interactive introductory look at the Ancient Romans, including activities such as How To Count Using Roman Numerals and Making a Mosaic.

Wayland

Russia

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman
Wayland

Australia

Alice Harman
Authors:
Alice Harman

Find out about the people and places of Australia in this fun and interactive beginners book about the country.