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Author Spotlight with Graham Marks

David Melling

David Melling is the international bestselling author and illustrator who first came to our attention with the critically acclaimed The Kiss That Missed, and whose The Tale of Jack Frost went from page to animated TV feature, voiced by Hugh Laurie. Here he talks to Graham Marks about how he became a children’s book illustrator, his influences, his passions and why he loves Twitter…

Wayland

Forces and Movement

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Amazing Science uses the extraordinary and mind-boggling facts about science to introduce children to the core topic of forces at KS1. Each spread starts with an interesting fact supported by a dramatic picture to engage the child's interest. It then seeks to explain, in simple terms, the science behind it. 'Your Turn' boxes then challenge children to look around them for similar examples, such as how forces are at work all around us.

Franklin Watts

Maps

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Learn about maps and how to use them through an exciting combination of information and step-by-step activities.Simple text and full-colour images make Project Geography the perfect introduction to the world around us.

Franklin Watts

Weather

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Learn about different weather patterns through an exciting combination of information and step-by-step activities. Simple text and full-colour images make Project Geography the perfect introduction to the world around us.

Franklin Watts

The Romans

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Discover the world of the Romans through an exciting combination of information and step-by-step activities.Simple text with fascinating illustrations and artefacts make Project History the perfect introduction to the past.

Franklin Watts

The Greeks

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Discover the world of the ancient Egyptians through an exciting combination of information and step-by-step activities.Simple text with fascinating illustrations and artefacts make Project History the perfect introduction to the past.

Franklin Watts

Light

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt
Franklin Watts

Sound

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Fun, lively introductions to science with practical activities and projects to strengthen learning.

Franklin Watts

The Egyptians

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt
Franklin Watts

The Vikings

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

Forces

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

The Anglo-Saxons

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

Rivers

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

Transport

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

The Sea

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

Caring For Our Earth

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt
Franklin Watts

Electricity

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt
Franklin Watts

Plants

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

Franklin Watts

1930s

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

In 'I can remember' our recent history (i.e. World War II onwards) is brought alive through real life experiences and memories of everyday life and a wealth of memorabilia, ephemera and archive photography. Each book is broken up into thematic spreads: school, at home, work, entertainment etc and different voices recall their experiences related to them. There is not one single voice through the book but a variety, so there are is a range of views and a mixture of ages. The back of the books includes a timeline and glossary. In 'I can remember the 1930s' topics include village life, running the home, holidays and leisure, childhood games, London between the wars and the Depression.

Franklin Watts

World War II

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt

In 'I can remember' our recent history (i.e. World War II onwards) is brought alive through real life experiences and memories of everyday life and a wealth of memorabilia, ephemera and archive photography. Each book is broken up into thematic spreads: school, at home, work, entertainment etc and different voices recall their experiences related to them. There is not one single voice through the book but a variety, so there are is a range of views and a mixture of ages. The back of the books includes a timeline and glossary. In 'I can remember World War II' topics include the day war broke out, air raids, daily life at home, life in the country, the home front, navy operations, women, VE day. Experiences include an evacuee, a land girl, a naval commando, and an ATS girl.

Franklin Watts

1960s

Sally Hewitt
Authors:
Sally Hewitt