Keeping Safe by Cath Senker
  

Synopsis

Keeping Safe by Cath Senker

How do I cross the road safely? Why should I learn to swim? How do we make food safe to eat? The answers to these and many other questions about keeping safe can be discovered in this lively and informative book. It includes colourful photographs on every page and useful fact boxes with stimulating questions. With it's easy-to-use contents page, glossary and index, this is an ideal introduction to KS1 health and safety issues.

About the Author

Cath Senker is a children's non-fiction writer who specialises in writing about modern history, global issues and world religions. Her latest history titles include Living Through the Vietnam War (Raintree, 2011), Our World Divided: Israel and the Middle East (Wayland, 2011) and A Cultural History of Women in America: Women Claim the Vote (Bailey Publishing, 2011). She has a particular interest in the topics of migration, refugees and racism and recently wrote Mapping Global Issues: Immigrants and Refugees (Arcturus, 2011). In her work, Cath aims to highlight individuals' experiences and to present different viewpoints in a non-judgemental way as a basis for discussion. Cath also works as a project manager and editor on non-fiction titles for both children and adults. Before embarking on a freelance career, she worked as a commissioning editor for a children's educational publishing company for eight years. She is also an experienced ESOL teacher. Cath volunteers with City Reads, a project that aims to widen the enjoyment of books and reading among people of all ages, especially people from disadvantaged communities. She is a also a keen amateur cyclist, cook and gardener.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

Cath Senker
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

9th August 2007

ISBN

9780750244985


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