Oxford First Science Dictionary by Graham Peacock

Oxford First Science Dictionary

Written by Graham Peacock

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5+(Years 1-2, KS 2). Newly updated. A fully illustrated alphabetical dictionary of first science words and concepts. Over 300 science words from ‘abdomen’ to ‘zoo’ are cleverly brought to life with illustration and text.


Oxford First Science Dictionary by Graham Peacock

The Oxford First Science Dictionary gives your child a head start in understanding the first scientific words and concepts that they will encounter in their first years at school. Organised alphabetically, it gives simple and clear meanings for over 300 science words, from 'abdomen' to 'zoo'. Each entry is illustrated with child-friendly contemporary artwork or clear diagrams to add meaning and support the definition in a fun and accessible way. Expertly-levelled supplementary material in a section at the back lists everyday vocabulary children will come across in their science lessons.

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64 pages


Graham Peacock
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Oxford University Press

Publication date

1st May 2008




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