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    • ISBN:9781526304766
    • Publication date:28 Nov 2019
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By Claudia Martin

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Inject some fun into STEAM topics with these lively books
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  • ISBN: 9781526304742
  • Publication date: 14 Dec 2017
  • Page count: 48
  • Imprint: Wayland
Franklin Watts

The Battle of Hastings

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin
Franklin Watts

Terrorism

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin
Franklin Watts

Immigration

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin
Wayland

Computers

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin

Take a look at how computers are designed, how engineers program them and how all the data in computers is held. Find out about memory, outputs and inputs, explore amazing feats of computing such as the web, artificial intelligence and virtual reality and imagine what computers might be able to do in the future. Test your understanding with fun activities, such as writing your own program using a programming language such as Scratch.Inject some fun into STEAM topics, with these lively examinations of buildings, robots, computers, vehicles, materials and space! This bright, colourful new series aims to inspire children with a lifelong love of STEAM subjects.

Wayland

The Indus Valley

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin
Wayland

Tim Berners-Lee

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin
Hodder Children's Books

Memorial

Gary Crew, Shaun Tan
Contributors:
Gary Crew, Shaun Tan
Wayland

Malala Yousafzai

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin

Take a look at the life of Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate. Find out about her human rights advocacy for education and for women in her native province of northwest Pakistan, where the local Taliban had at times banned girls from attending school and the international movement it has inspired. Discover how Malala, a schoolgirl from Pakistan, stood up to the Taliban and defended her right to obtaining an education. From her initial blogging for the BBC, to the shooting that rocked the world, to her emergence as a powerful speaker in favour of feminist rights, Malala's story will amaze and inspire.

Wayland

London

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin

Explore the rich history of London! Find out about when the Romans settled Londinium in AD48, Saxon Lundenwic, William Conqueror and the Tower of London, medieval trade and the Black Death, Tudor Londoners and how they found entertainment from festivals and alehouses to theatres and football, how the Great Fire changed London, the Bow Street Runners and Henry Fielding, Robert Peel and the police force, Joseph Bazalgette and the sewers of London after the Great Stink; how the opening of the Tube expanded London; the Blitz and the rebuilding; the arrival of the Windrush from Jamaica making London even more multicultural and how London is still changing today with everyone wanting to see London's famous landmarks from St Paul's to the London Eye and Buckingham Palace. Read about the people who have influenced London such as Boudicca, Edward the Confessor,Aethelred the Unready, Bede, William the Conqueror, William of Poitiers, Dick Whittington, Shakespeare, Samuel Pepys, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II.Follow the dog, Sherlock Bones, as he guides you around London and encourages you to find out more. Learn how you can make your own project about London.Ideally suited for readers age 8+ or teachers who are looking for books to support the new curriculum for 2014. If you enjoy reading about the History Detective, then take a look at other titles in this series, such as the Stone Age to Iron Age, Ancient Greece, Ancient Sumer, The Mayan Civilization, The Shang Dynasty of Ancient China and Early Islamic Civilizations.

Wayland

The History Detective Investigates: The Indus Valley

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin

How were the cities of the Indus Valley built? What were homes like? What food did people eat? What gods were worshipped? 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 your local library where you can find out more about the Indus Valley. The detective shows readers how to create your own project about daily life in Mohenjo-Daro, make Indus Valley-style figurine and interview the rulers of the Indus Valley. Packed with fascinating information, The History Detective Investigates series inspires children's curiosity to find out more about the past. A great tool for readers age 8+ or teachers looking for books to support the new curriculum for 2014.

Wayland

Early Islamic Civilization

Claudia Martin
Authors:
Claudia Martin

How did Islam start? What weapons did Islamic warriors use? Where was the 'Round City'? Who invented the elephant clock? 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 early Islamic civilization. The detective shows readers how to create their own project reimagining a stroll through Baghdad, interview their favourite scientist or inventor from the Islamic world and spot the key features of mosques. Packed with fascinating information, The History Detective Investigates series inspires children's curiosity to find out more about the past.

Orchard Books

Drakkos the Ocean King

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

A new Sea Quest is in store for Max and his friend Lia in this double helping of undersea adventure! The wicked Professor wants to start a war in the ocean - and he's using a terrifying new Robobeast to trick the Merryn into thinking he's on their side. Can Max and Lia defeat Drakkos the Ocean King and stop the Professor taking control of the seas?

Orion Children's Books

The Matchbox Mysteries

Sally Gardner, David Roberts
Contributors:
Sally Gardner, David Roberts

It's Hallowe'en and Podgy Bottom is in trouble. All over town cars are being shrunk to the size of a matchbox in the blink of an eye; a giant purple bunny rabbit is running riot and a strange-looking broomstick is causing chaos and calamity... Sounds like a case for Wings & Co, the famous fairy detective agency! Can Emily, Budget and Fidget put a stop to this magical mischief before it's too late?Another fantastic story for younger readers from Sally Gardner, winner of the COSTA BOOK AWARD 2013, and acclaimed artist, David Roberts. If you loved David Walliams's GANGSTA GRANNY, you'll love these hilarious tales of mischief, mayhem, magic and mystery.

Orchard Books

Diamond Wings

Rosie Banks
Authors:
Rosie Banks

A brand-new adventure awaits Ellie, Summer and Jasmine in the Secret Kingdom! With Queen Malice in charge of the Secret Kingdom, the beautiful winged horses that look after the diamond trees are in trouble... Can the girls free their flying friends and find the magical royal diamond before the kingdom loses its sparkle forever?

Orchard Books

Pixie Princess

Rosie Banks
Authors:
Rosie Banks

The fourth brilliant Secret Kingdom bumper special - two magical stories in one! Jasmine, Ellie and Summer are thrilled to be visiting Trixibelle's home for a special pixie celebration! But evil Queen Malice is determined to ruin the fun...and steal the crown of the mysterious Pixie Princess. Can the girls stop the queen's wicked plans and save the pixies' Heart Tree home?

Orchard Books

Skalda the Soul Stealer

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max and Lia have tackled many deadly enemies, but how can they hope to defeat a fiendish razor-toothed barracuda which can control minds? The friends will need a clever plan and plenty of courage to win this battle!A special bumper instalment in this thrilling new undersea adventure series. Don't miss series one and two - out now.

Orchard Books

Nephro the Ice Lobster

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max and Lia travel to the frozen wastes of Arctiria, where they must tackle fiendish Nephro the Ice Lobster and stop Cora Blackheart's pirate crew taking control of the oceans. But could this treacherous landscape prove deadly for our brave heroes? Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile- Finaria the Savage Sea Snake- Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

Orchard Books

Finaria the Savage Sea Snake

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
Orchard Books

Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
Orchard Books

Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

A new terror has struck Planet Nemos - wicked pirate Cora Blackheart and her crew! Worse still, Cora is in league with the evil Professor and his terrifying Robobeasts... Max and Lia must stop the pirates getting the keys to a deadly weapon and seizing power!Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Nephro the Ice Lobster- Finaria the Savage Sea Snake- Chakrol the Ocean Hammer