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              Bridges

              Bridges (Paperback)

              By Rees, Rod

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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              Title Information: Bridges: Bridges is a report about how bridges are made, and the properties of the materials used to make them. It also discusses some very famous bridges.Content vocabulary:bamboo, bridge, footbridges, gorges, harbours, iron, materials, rope, steel, stone, sus...pension bridge, valleys, waterways, wood Key concepts: Bridges can be made from a variety of materials, and can be different lengths, heights and sizes. Some bridges are so impressive that they are famous around the world. Reading Strategies: Using a range of vocabulary-solving strategies (context, glossary, base words/affixes) Related resource:Lesson Plan - BridgesSeries 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 9781760868529
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              103 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Animals of the African Grasslands

              Animals of the African Grasslands (Paperback)

              By Talia, James

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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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
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              157 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Our Moving Earth

              Our Moving Earth (Paperback)

              By Porter, Anna

              • RRP: $15.99
              • $15.99
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              Title Information: Our Moving Earth: Our Moving Earth explains how the movement of the earth's crust can cause natural disasters such as earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes, and it discusses the impact that these events can have. The book also explores how the movement of the ear...th constructs and changes landforms.Content vocabulary:aftershock, ancient, atmosphere, avalanche, calderas, continents, core, crust, dormant, earthquake, earthquake engineer, eruption, fault lines, geologist, geothermal, geyser, hazards, lava, magma, magnitude, mantle, plates, Richter scale, tremors, tsunami Key concepts: Movement of the earth's crust can change the earth's surface and create new landforms Movement of the earth's crust can cause natural hazards that have a great impact on people Certain parts of the world are more susceptible to natural disasters than others Reading Strategies: Interpreting graphic devices Related resource:Lesson Plan - Our Moving EarthSeries 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 th
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              ISBN 9781760861353
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              76 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Plants: The Key to Life

              Plants: The Key to Life (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $14.99
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              Title Information: Plants: The Key to Life: Plants: The Key to Life explains the importance of plants for human survival and reports on the many ways we use them. It discusses the various reasons why plants are disappearing and describes some of the impacts this is having. The bo...ok also outlines actions that people are taking to protect plants and replant the land.Content vocabulary:absorb, carbon dioxide, endangered, energy, food chain, grasslands, laboratory, locusts, native, oxygen, pests, starch, transpiration, vapour, vegetation, wetlands Key concepts: Plants are essential for animals and people to survive Many native plants are diminishing in number Replanting programs and other actions are being undertaken to protect plants and restore vegetation Reading Strategies: Interpreting diagrams, tables and photos Related resource:Lesson Plan - Plants: The Key to LifeSeries 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
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              ISBN 9781760861209
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              100 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Robots

              Robots (Paperback)

              By Rees, Rod

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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              Title Information: Robots: Robots explains how and why robots are used around the home, in the workplace and in dangerous places. It looks at the types of work that robots can do and why these machines are important in everyday life.Content vocabulary:avalanches, bushfires, camer...a, computers, dishwasher, factories, hospitals, machines, medical, programmed, operations, remote control, rescues, robotic arm, robots, space, underwater, video, volcano, work, workplaces Key concepts: Robots can do repetitive, difficult or dangerous work that people either do not want to do or are unable to do, or that is too unsafe to do. People's lives are made better, easier and safer because of the things that robots can do. Reading Strategies: Making connections Related resource:Lesson Plan - RobotsSeries 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 inv
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              ISBN 9781760868635
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              106 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Making Work Easy

              Making Work Easy (Paperback)

              By Rees, Rod

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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              Title Information: Making Work Easy: Making Work Easy explores how pulleys and levers are used separately and together to make the work of lifting and moving things easier. It provides familiar examples of tools and machines that have pulleys and/or levers in their design.Content... vocabulary:bottle opener, chain, cranes, handles, heavy, high, lever, lift, loads, move, pulley, reach, rope, scissors, trolleys, wheel, wheelbarrows, work Key concepts: Work is the movement of an object by pushing or pulling. Pulleys and levers make it easier to reach, lift and move heavy things. Using pulleys and levers together makes work easier to do. Reading Strategies: Making inferences Related resource:Lesson Plan - Making Work EasySeries 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 tea
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              ISBN 9781760868574
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              113 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Disappearing Ice

              Disappearing Ice (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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              Title Information: Disappearing Ice: Disappearing Ice describes how a warmer climate is causing the pack ice in the Arctic to shrink. It explains why it is difficult for many Arctic animals to survive now that there is less pack ice.Content vocabulary:algae, Arctic, climate, clim...ate change, extinct, ice sheets, pack ice, predators, water currents, zooplankton Key concepts: The amount of pack ice in the Arctic is decreasing. Many animals that live in the Arctic are struggling to survive because there is less pack ice. Reading Strategies: Linking graphics and visual images to running text Related resource:Lesson Plan - Disappearing IceSeries 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 9781760868567
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              240 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Why We Need Rainforests

              Why We Need Rainforests (Paperback)

              By Schembri, Tess

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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              Title Information: Why We Need Rainforests: Why We Need Rainforests discusses the importance of rainforests and how animals, plants, and people need rainforests to survive.Content vocabulary:birds, endangered, environment, farming, insects, mammals, medicines, mining, polluted, r...ainforests, reptiles, rubber, soil, tropical, wood Key concepts: Rainforests provide us with food, medicines, and other materials and they help to control the earth's temperature. Rainforests are being cut down and this is having a negative impact on the earth, and on the plants, animals and people that depend on rainforests. Reading Strategies: Using a range of vocabulary solving strategies (e.g. context, glossary) Related resource:Lesson Plan - Why We Need RainforestsSeries 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 i
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              ISBN 9781760868550
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              266 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Weather

              Weather (Paperback)

              By Feely, Jenny

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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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
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              94 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Monster Machines

              Monster Machines (Paperback)

              By Reed, Hannah

              • RRP: $13.50
              • $13.50
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              Title Information: Monster Machines: Monster Machines is a report about the huge machines used in farming, mining, building and transportation.Content vocabulary:building sites, cattle, coal, concrete, cranes, crops, digging, donkeys, dredgers, drills, dump trucks, farms, freight..., goods, harvest, horses, machines, metals, minerals, mines, picks, railway, rice, road trains, rubble, scoops, shovels, steel, tractors, trains, tunnels, wheat, work Key concepts: Large machines make it easier for people to do difficult work. Large machines are used on farms, in mines and for building and transportation. Reading Strategies: Asking questions Related resource:Lesson Plan - Monster MachinesSeries 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
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              ISBN 9781760868512
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              112 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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