A maths dictionary full of clear explanations of the key terms and concepts from Key Stage 2 and up. Each concept is explained alongside worked examples of alternative methods as well as hints, tips, shortcuts and strategies.
Starting at the very beginning with numbers and counting, this book gently and reliably guides children and parents through the essential math concepts needed in the first few years at school. Readers can use it as a dip-in dictionary or work through by subject to build up knowledge and skills step-by-step.
A new science dictionary ideal for students and parents alike. Full of clear, straightforward explanations of the key terms and concepts from KS2 and up, with hundreds of useful examples and illustrations. Follows the success of the Junior Illustrated Maths Dictionary.
Author: Sarah Khan,Lisa Jane Gillespie,Kirsteen Rogers
The Usborne Illustrated Elementary Science Dictionary tells it straight and simple, explaining everything children and parents need in order to understand basic level science. This book will help to lay a firm foundation for confidence and success in science. Readers can dip in for quick explanations or work through by subject to build knowledge step-by-step.
A great dictionary to have on hand for reference, perfect for primary school aged children. Designed for children in years three to six of primary school. Part of a range of children's dictionaries and thesauruses from Usborne.
The Oxford Junior Thesaurus is ideal for the KS2 curriculum, with thousands of synonyms, age-appropriate example sentences, and extra writing help with tips for overused words, for writing stories, and even for text messaging. It is easy to use with its clear layout, and the full alphabet with tabs on every page.
This dictionary is an essential guide to the language and concepts usedin Key Stage 2 mathematics. It gives clear, straightforward and concisedefinitions accompanied by many colourful diagrams and photographs toaid understanding. Worked examples offer further explanation. The wordsincluded come from all five strands of the Framework for TeachingMathematics and cover all the words listed in the National NumeracyStrategy's Vocabulary Book.
A great dictionary to help children understand the rules of Grammar and Punctuation. An interactive way for children to learn about grammar and punctuation and how to apply it in everyday writing. Illustrations: Full colour throughout
A comprehensive dictionary with over a thousand colour illustrations, over 10,000 entries and 25,000 straightforward definitions with part of speech indicators, example sentences and pronunciation guides for tricky words. Also contains information on parts of speech, the conventions of written English and a brief history of the English language. Fully revised and updated for 2014 and beyond, with new words added and redundant words removed. An essential and great value home or school reference.
Over 25,000 words are arranged in alphabetical order in this classic English language reference book to help with spelling. Usborne Illustrated English Spelling Dictionary features useful tips and hints and rules about spelling on each page. This book also contains ways to visualise words that are easily confused, difficult to spell, or that sound the same as other words.
Designed as a study guide for students preparing for their GCSEs and beyond, this dictionary provides clear definitions combined with carefully chosen illustrations and diagrams to simplify difficult concepts.
This is a highly illustrated first alphabetical dictionary for children aged five to eight. Offering more than the average dictionary, this book contains help with simple grammar and punctuation with example sentences showing how words are used.
Key maths vocabulary and concepts for young children are simply explained in this friendly and informative reference book. Clear, accessible pictures and diagrams support this first introduction to numbers, calculating, measuring, geometry, and data-collecting, making basic maths skills easier to understand. Packed with key terms and useful tips to help remember as well as practical examples of maths in daily life, First Maths Glossary is ideal even for reluctant kids. Place value, number bonds, multiplication tables, and fractions are just a few of the maths concepts explained and reinforced in a variety of ways for children with different learning styles. Covering everything a young child needs to know and useful for parents to understand the latest maths-teaching methods, this unique reference book follows the curriculum for Reception and Key Stage 1 and provides a strong foundation for maths learning through the rest of the school years. A perfect homework help to support children as they take their first steps in maths and build confidence.
A pocket-sized book packed with doodling, drawing and colouring activities for children (or adults ) to do on a journey. Suitable for keeping children (and adults ) amused on any journey, whether its on a plane, train or on a boat, it offers simple travel-themed activities.