Orang-utans swing through the trees With orange fur and knobbly knees! All the animals are having fun in this brilliant colour-themed rhyming picture book… and they’re all on their way to a party! Now available as a chunky board book, this innovative book by Thomas Flintham makes learning fun for even the littlest toddlers.
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George Orwell’s chilling fable of Soviet Russia’s brutal dictatorship, now with an introduction by Malcolm Bradbury. #secondary-092017 #gr-10-11
Think you know Vader? Snuggle up to the Dark Lord and discover his soft side in this cool Star Wars companion. (Just kidding. He doesn’t have a soft side.) How did Jedi golden boy Anakin Skywalker become the man behind Darth Vader’s metal mask? Follow his journey to the Dark Side in this up-close and personal biography, complete with timelines, character facts and pictures. The whole backstory – from boy to man to monster destroyed by darkness. A gripping biography from the world of Star Wars The complete history of the terrifying Sith Lord Character profiles, fast facts and illustrations Part of an exciting new series of backstories #film-tv-nov16
We all know that kids should read more. But how do you stock up on books that you know are just right for your readers? Easy! Try our great-value Lexile packs: the instant way to build your library with levelled books for steady reading progression. They’re perfect for use with Scholastic Reading Pro: our revolutionary way to find the right book at the right time for the right child, exactly suited to their interests and reading level. Books grouped by Lexile and age levels to ensure the perfect match for young readers Wide range of genres, styles, themes and formats to broaden reading experience A quick and easy way to fill gaps and keep your bookshelves stocked Quality books by top authors to keep children entertained and perfectly challenged PS: if you’ve not tried Scholastic Reading Pro, find out more here. #bookpacks-0816
Move over, Percy Jackson: the Vikings are in town! Norse gods, trolls, fire giants. Epic action in a gold cover to die for. (Weird bit: the hero is dead too.)
Eek! Dark magic has hit Robyn’s town, and only she can stop it…
The D-Day Story June 2014 is the 70th anniversary of D-Day the British government will be commemorating this with anniversary events on the D-Day beaches. Includes colour maps and stunning action photographs. The perfect introduction for the armchair historian and battlefield tourist alike. Author: Martin W. Bowman ISBN: 9780752491424 Cover: Hardback
Is it a walking rainbow? No – it’s Elmer the elephant! A multicoloured jungle hero who can’t help making you smile. Elmer is so jolly that simply being near him makes you feel happy. Basically, his name is a codeword for big fun! Monsters aren’t scary when you’re with Elmer. Races can have lots of winners. If you need a hero (or a friend), he’ll be there. And of course, he loves to play tricks! Find out why Elmer is one of the world’s best-loved story friends in these bright and beautiful books. Four merry classics starring a truly beloved character Heartwarming tales which explore friendship and fitting in Beautifully illustrated with David McKee’s bright, surreal artwork Elmer’s infectious sense of fun brings each story to life #bookpacks-0816
This pack contains one copy each of the following titles: PM Green: Coldest Places (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Holiday by the Sea (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Life in Hot Places (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Looking at the Moon (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: My Book of the Seasons (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Rocks and the Earth (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Stars in the Sky (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Stormy Weather (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: Watching Clouds (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 PM Green: We Need the Sun (PM Science Facts) Levels 14, 15 Green level titles introduce more compound words, some longer sentences often with two clauses and different forms of text such as non-fiction, rhymes, diagrams, fables and verse. PM Science Facts offer 40 non-fiction titles which explore the scientific world from a child’s perspective. Intriguing topics to engage emergent readers.
Aw. Bear hugs for David’s lovely new picture book. This bear is sweet like Quality Street, but full of surprises!
Let’s make a sunhat together this week. Red level titles introduce recurring families and animal characters to engage children. Overlapping of high frequency words and sentence structures ease the transition from the previous level. In PM Stars favourite characters take centre-stage. The series is packed with beautiful illustrations and photographs, and comprises ‘narrative’, ‘families’ and ‘non-fiction’ strands.