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              The Plastic-free Challenge

              The Plastic-free Challenge (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:The Plastic-free Challenge Synopsis: The Plastic Plague outlines the history of plastic and its uses today. It also examines some solutions to the problem of plastic waste. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 29 Text type: Narrative Curriculum link: Science...: Use and influence of science Content vocabulary: decompose environment flexible Great Garbage Patch ivory landfill material natural organic plastic recycle reusable reuse High frequency words: Key concepts: Plastic waste is a big problem. Reducing plastic waste helps to protect the environment, but it can be a difficult task. Reading strategies: Integrating information from the visual images and graphics Phonics: Identifying the /er/ sound as in first and nervous Paired text: The Plastic Plague Supporting material: Lesson Plan - The Plastic Plague / The Plastic-free Challenge Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's flue
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              ISBN 9781760868994
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              The Goodmans Go Camping

              The Goodmans Go Camping (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:The Goodmans Go Camping Synopsis: The Goodman family always follows the rules. But when they break one, tiny little rule there is a big, smelly consequence! Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 26 Text type: Narrative Curriculum link: Civics: Roles and respo...nsibilities Content vocabulary: beached crevices campsite data environment glaciers granite huskies monitor musher national parks natural resources park ranger patrol poachers pristine protect qualification reservation skunk High frequency words: Key concepts: People must follow rules when visiting national parks. Reading strategies: Self-correcting to maintain the meaning of the text Phonics: Exploring ight and ite as in light and campsite Paired text: Working in the Wild Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Working in the Wild / The Goodmans Go Camping Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension. Wit
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              ISBN 9781760868932
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Weather

              Weather (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              Title Information: Weather: Weather explains the ways that different weather patterns form.Content vocabulary:atmosphere, breeze, clouds, crystals, dew, evaporates, fog, frost, gale-force, gas, hail, heat waves, liquid, rain, snow, snowflakes, storms, sun, temperature, weather, w...ind Key concepts: There are many different types of weather conditions. Changes in the weather are brought about by changes in the atmosphere. Some types of weather can be dangerous. Reading Strategies: Linking graphics and visual images to the written text Related resource:Lesson Plan - WeatherSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students are supported with a framework that encourages investigation and inquiry. This series is supported by an array of teacher resources which can be obtained by visiting www.worldwise.com.au
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              ISBN 9781760868543
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Saving the Oceans

              Saving the Oceans (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              Title Information: Saving the Oceans: Saving the Oceans discusses how our oceans are being damaged, and how this impacts marine habitats and the animals and plants that live there. It suggests ways that people can help to protect the oceans.Content vocabulary:chemical, dragnets, ...endangered, extinct, fish, marine habitats, ocean floor, oil, oil tankers, plastic, pollutes, polluting, reefs, rock pools, sea animals, waste Key concepts: Oceans are being damaged by the actions of people. The damage to oceans is impacting on the animals and plants that live there. Reading Strategies: Asking questions Related resource:Lesson Plan - Saving the OceansSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students are supported with a framework that encourages investigation and inquiry. This series is supported by an array of teacher resources which can be obtained by visiting www.worldwise.com.au
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              ISBN 9781760868499
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Planet Ocean: How Important is It?

              Planet Ocean: How Important is It? (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:Planet Ocean: How Important is It? Synopsis: How important is the ocean to life on our planet? Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 28 Text type: Persuasive Curriculum link: Content vocabulary: canyons coastal Earth environment mountains ocean floor planet p...rey species tourism unexplored wildlife High frequency words: Key concepts: The ocean is a fascinating and important environment. The ocean is vast and much of it remains unexplored. Some sea animals and plants are an essential food source for people. Reading strategies: Phonics: Paired text: Seasons in the Kelp Forest + Thunder Cave Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Planet Ocean: How Important is It? Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension. With an array of engaging titles to choose from, readers will laugh, explore and share in the adventure whilst learning and expanding their vocabulary. Flyi
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              ISBN 9781760869137
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              The Big, Bad Wolf: True or False?

              The Big, Bad Wolf: True or False? (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:The Big, Bad Wolf: True or False? Synopsis: Why should the wolf always be 'big and bad'? Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 26 Text type: Persuasive Curriculum link: Content vocabulary: character Cherokee dishonest fierce generation reputation resentful te...rritory High frequency words: Key concepts: Wolves have gained a reputation for being vicious, dangerous animals. In stories, wolves are often depicted as sly and fierce, and this character is known to us as the big, bad wolf. Reading strategies: Phonics: Paired text: Saving Wild Wolves + Wolf Secret Supporting material: Lesson Plan - The Big, Bad Wolf: True or False? Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension. With an array of engaging titles to choose from, readers will laugh, explore and share in the adventure whilst learning and expanding their vocabulary. Flying Start to Literacy resources are
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              ISBN 9781760869076
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Stop Wasting Food How Can We Do It?

              Stop Wasting Food How Can We Do It? (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:Stop Wasting Food How Can We Do It? Synopsis: Do you waste food? Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 26 Text type: Persuasive Curriculum link: Content vocabulary: bakeries donate farms food fresh imperfections leftover produced products season shopping star...ving supermarkets use-by date waste High frequency words: Key concepts: People waste food for a range of reasons. There are things we can do to help reduce food waste. Reading strategies: Phonics: Paired text: Food Rescue + The King of Waste Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Stop Wasting Food How Can We Do It? Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension. With an array of engaging titles to choose from, readers will laugh, explore and share in the adventure whilst learning and expanding their vocabulary. Flying Start to Literacy resources are suitable for use as part of an early intervention program
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              ISBN 9781760869069
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Dragon Tales

              Dragon Tales (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:Dragon Tales Synopsis: Dragons gives various reasons as to where the idea of dragons came from and describes different types of dragons from around the world. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 28 Text type: Narrative: Myth/Fable Curriculum link: Content v...ocabulary: ancient beasts celebration Chinese New Year creatures culture dinosaur dragon-like Emperor Empire fierce knight magical poison poisonous power predators scales symbol tales warrior High frequency words: Key concepts: Dragon stories were sometimes told to explain events, send warnings or to teach a lesson. Dragons have similar traits but can vary in appearance and behaviours. Reading strategies: Using context to confirm word recognition Phonics: Identifying the schwa sound at the end of words as in power and culture Paired text: Dragons Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Dragons / Dragon Tales Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, e
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              ISBN 9781760868970
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Animals of the African Grasslands

              Animals of the African Grasslands (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              Title Information: Animals of the African Grasslands: Animals of the African Grasslands reports on the different ways that animals living on these grasslands find their food and stay safe from predators.Content vocabulary:African, browsers, climate, grasslands, grazers, herds, me...at eaters, meat-eating, plant eaters, predators, prey, pride, scavengers Key concepts: Animals of the African grasslands need the plants that live there to survive. Plant-eating animals eat the plants that grow on the grasslands, and meat-eating animals survive by eating other animals. Reading Strategies: Synthesising known and new information Related resource:Lesson Plan - Animals of the African GrasslandsSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students are supported with a framework that encourages investigation and inquiry. This series is supported by an array of teacher resources which can be obtain
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              ISBN 9781760868482
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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              Food: What's Good? What's Bad?

              Food: What's Good? What's Bad? (Paperback)

              By Editor, Oxford

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              About this text: Title:Food: What's Good? What's Bad? Synopsis: What food is good? What food is bad? Do you know what you're eating? Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 25 Text type: Persuasive Curriculum link: Content vocabulary: allergic artificial bacteria chemicals dairy dige...st/ing energy fat fibre germs gluten grains minerals processed protein sugar superfoods vegetarian vitamins High frequency words: Key concepts: Some foods contain the things we need to have a healthy body. Some foods contain things that are not good for our bodies. We can make healthy choices when selecting foods. Reading strategies: Phonics: Paired text: Corn Crazy + The Great Corn Invention Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Food: What's Good? What's Bad? Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension. With an array of engaging titles to choose from, readers will laugh, explore and share in the advent
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              ISBN 9781760869052
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
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