Four Corners: 40 Famous Women by Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith

Four Corners: 40 Famous Women

Written by Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith
Illustrated by
Part of the FOUR CORNERS Series


Four Corners: 40 Famous Women by Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith

40 Famous WomenDo you recognise any of the women on the cover? Can you say which woman may have written the first computer program; who was the first woman to receive two Nobel prizes; which nurse travelled from Jamaica to help in the Crimean War? Four CornersThe widest cross-curricular coverage including science, history, geography and mathematics themes al clearly linked to the National Curriculum Programmes for Study and the 5-14 Guidelines for Scotland. Visually inspire all readers with unparalleled Dorling Kindersley photography and design. Engage and satisfy the curiosity of all readers with lively writing styles and a broad range of topics and subjects that provides something to interest and motivate every child! Extend teaching imaginatively with speaking and listening, drama and writing activities which are provided in the teaching support for every title. Constructive links to Art, Design and Technology, Music, Citizenship and PSHE are drawn out with practical suggestions for all titles in the teaching support. Easy to use for teachers and teaching assistants with laminated teaching support and activity cards (in every pack of 6) that draw out all NLS links and extension opportunities simply and effectively. Support for parents and homework activities provided in the Teacher's Files.

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32 pages


Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith
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Longman an imprint of Pearson Education Limited

Publication date

1st May 2004



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