Released on 2018-06-21Categories

Oxford Illustrated Children's Thesaurus 2018

Oxford Illustrated Children's Thesaurus 2018

Author: Oxford Dictionaries

Publisher:

ISBN: 0192767739

Category:

Page: 160

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An easy-to-use family thesaurus to boost wordpower and spark creative writing with new vocabulary-building activities, over 40,000 synonyms and examples to help you pick the best words. Packed with high-quality photos, word webs on key topics to help with project work, overused word panels and writing tips - it is the perfect homework help.
Released on 2018-07-05Categories Juvenile Nonfiction

Oxford Illustrated Children's Dictionary

Oxford Illustrated Children's Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries

Publisher:

ISBN: 0192767720

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 288

View: 293

An easy-to-use family dictionary to boost spelling and improve vocabulary for writing and speaking - the perfect homework help. With over 50,000 words, including school subject vocabulary, clear definitions and age-appropriate examples and word puzzles and games, and over 1000 photographs andillustrations to support the entries and give extra information. The alphabet and letter tabs are provided on every page to make navigation quick and easy and there are child-friendly examples to show how words are used everyday, as well as help with pronunciation for difficult words. The idealfamily dictionary to help with homework and a fantastic companion to the Oxford Illustrated Children's Thesaurus.
Released on 2018-05-24Categories Reference

Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary 2018

Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary 2018

Author: Oxford Dictionaries Staff

Publisher:

ISBN: 0192767232

Category: Reference

Page: 272

View: 213

A new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary in paperback with additional entries and over 7000 words from across all school subjects to support the higher vocabulary expectations in the new curriculum. Entries are simple and clear, and include numbered meanings, word classes,inflections and relevant child-friendly example sentences. Topic word lists help with key subject vocabulary and a new feature section provides support for tricky spellings, punctuation terms and activities to help children check and edit their writing. Easy-to-use and brightly illustrated, it isthe perfect dictionary for developing dictionary skills, boosting word power and building confidence. Also available in durable hardback format and an ideal companion to the new updated edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus. Go online at www.oxfordschooldictionaries.com for theaccompanying free downloadable activities.
Released on 2018-05-24Categories

Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus

Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries Staff

Publisher:

ISBN: 0192767194

Category:

Page: 240

View: 781

A new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus in paperback with thousands of synonyms, writing tips, overused words and word webs to build writing skills. Entries are simple and clear, and include relevant child-friendly example sentences to show children how to use different wordsaccurately. Word lists and features on rhyming and onomatopoeic words will inspire creative writing and poetry. Easy-to-use and brightly illustrated, it is the perfect thesaurus for boosting vocabulary and creating confident young writers. Also available in durable hardback format and an idealcompanion to the new updated edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary. Go online at www.oxfordschooldictionaries.com for the accompanying free downloadable activities.
Released on 2019-01-25Categories Education

Stimulating Non-Fiction Writing!

Stimulating Non-Fiction Writing!

Author: Emma Hughes-Evans

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781351581417

Category: Education

Page: 219

View: 511

Stimulating Non-Fiction Writing! Inspiring Children Aged 7-11 offers innovative and exciting ways to engage children in non-fiction writing, giving professionals the confidence and practical advice that they need to support children in producing quality non-fiction texts in the classroom. Packed full of interesting ideas, resource suggestions and practical activities, the book explores the various ways professionals can purposefully encourage ‘child authors’ to develop their non-fiction writing skills. Tried-and-tested resources, ‘Gold star!’ tips and practical suggestions are underpinned by research-informed teaching strategies and academic information to strengthen professional practice associated with the teaching of non-fiction writing. By taking a stimulating approach to each text type and linking activities to known texts and stimuli, the book offers differentiated advice for working with children in Lower and Upper Key stage 2. Chapters consider text types that include: Instructions Persuasive texts Non-chronological reports Correspondence texts Discussion texts This new text is the perfect guide for inspiring children aged 7-11 in the classroom and will energise and enrich classroom provision and practice by being an essential resource for teachers and students on teacher training courses.
Released on 2019-12-15Categories Education

Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11

Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11

Author: Margaret Mallett

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781351385343

Category: Education

Page: 400

View: 266

Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11 is a guide for primary teachers to the many kinds of texts children encounter, use and enjoy in their nursery and primary school years, providing an invaluable insight into the literature available. Addressing important issues and allowing for the voices of teachers, reviewers and children to be heard, it contains suggestions of best practice which offer a more creative approach to learning. Including both fiction and non-fiction, with genres ranging from picture books to biographies, this fully updated second edition features: New coverage on recent books Discussion of new changes in concepts of literacy, particularly focused on technological advances in moving image media and virtual worlds The balance between print and screen-based texts on developing children’s visual and multi modal literacy Annotated booklists for each genre for different age groups New sections on equality, diversity and translation Exploring fiction, non-fiction and poetry, Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction 3-11 is an invaluable resource, supporting teachers as they help children on their journey to becoming insightful and critical readers of non-fiction, and sensitive and reflective readers of fiction.
Released on 2018-10-26Categories Social Science

A Guide to Children's Reference Books and Multimedia Material

A Guide to Children's Reference Books and Multimedia Material

Author: Susan Hancock

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9780429863271

Category: Social Science

Page: 204

View: 636

First published in 1998 , A Guide to Children’s Reference Books and Multi Material provides essential information on over 250 children’s reference products for parents, teachers and librarians wishing to purchase the best books and multimedia material in the late 90’s.
Released on 1997Categories English language

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Dudenredaktion (Bibliographisches Institut)

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198601328

Category: English language

Page: 1712

View: 545

The highly acclaimed Oxford-Duden German Dictionary provides authoritative, comprehensive, and up-to-date coverage of modern English and German. The text has been designed to meet the needs of both English and German speakers, whether they wish to write or speak the foreign language ortranslate from it. This revised edition includes a full supplement detailing the changes to the German spelling system ratified in 1996. Over 260,000 words and phrases and 450,000 translations Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the general vocabulary of contemporary German and English Hundreds of example sentences showing words in use Extensive guidance on the selection of the correct translation Explanation of terms for which cultural or other differences prevent an exact translation Coverage of British and American English, and the German of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland Detailed grammatical information, including irregular plurals and past tenses Helpful appendices on a wide variety of subjects including: grammar, numerical expressions, weights and measures, and a letter-writing guide
Released on 2007Categories English language

Collins German Dictionary

Collins German Dictionary

Author:

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: STANFORD:36105123329638

Category: English language

Page: 1324

View: 296

The Collins German Dictionary & Grammar is an up-to-date dictionary and a user-friendly grammar guide in one handy volume. Colour headwords, cultural notes, a section on translation problems and now including all the changes from the 2006 German Spelling Reform, the Collins German Dictionary & Grammar is the ideal book for intermediate learners.
Released on 2018-07-26Categories Language Arts & Disciplines

The Reference Librarian's Bible: Print and Digital Reference Resources Every Library Should Own

The Reference Librarian's Bible: Print and Digital Reference Resources Every Library Should Own

Author: Steven W. Sowards

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781440860621

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 454

View: 561

Divided into dedicated categories about the subjects most meaningful to librarians, this valuable resource reviews 500 texts across all major fields. • Critically assesses the most widely held reference titles • Includes LC and Dewey classifications for every title • Makes finding titles easy with organization by subject