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A brilliant A-Z of 142 dinosaurs together with a CD from which you can print out lots of different dinosaur images along with lots of info on each of them. The book will transport you back in time so you can meet dinosaurs that ruled the Earth for 165 million years. You’ll find out what the world in the time of the dinosaurs was like, learn how to hunt for dinosaur fossils plus find out which was the smallest and which was the biggest dinosaur. With up-to-the-minute scientific discoveries, theories and breathroughs and exciting timelines, track the dinosaurs from the first one to extinction. Reptiles of the land, the sea and the air are all featured including the sea-living dinosaur, the fossil of which has recently been discovered on the Jurassic coastline of southern England. There is also a Children’s Encyclopedia of Earth in the same Templar ‘Insiders’ series and an Atlas of the Universe too.
From the formation of the planet to violent volcanic eruptions and the ever-changing patterns of life on Earth, this is THE essential guide to the makings, shapings and workings of planet Earth. It’s a veritable treasure trove of information through pictures, text, fact boxes, cross-sections, maps and diagrams. You’ll journey to the centre of the Earth, understand more of the great oceans that cover so much of our planet, begin to understand the delicate ecosystems that underpin the planet and why it’s so important NOW that we take note of the changing in the world’s weather. Learn how human intervention has brought about this change and see what we can do about it before it’s too late. The CD contains a variety of different images for you print.There is also a Children’s Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs in the same Templar ‘Insiders’ series and an Atlas of the Universe too.
For budding astronomers and space enthusiasts this is the ultimate guide. Spectacular and state-of-the-art, this is the ultimate guide to the known universe. It is packed with dazzling images and unbelievable statistics including maps from our Solar System to the outer edges of space, constellation charts, cross-sections of asteroids and meteorites, images that capture exploding supernovas and distant galaxies. This book contains everything you need to know to navigate the night sky and to know all there is to know about the furthest reaches of the cosmos. It comes complete with a fold out poster of the universe and a CD, from which you’ll be able to print out lots of images found in the book. There is also a Children’s Encyclopedia of Earth in the same Templar ‘Insiders’ series and a Children’s Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs
A fact-filled introduction to science - its basic concepts, principles and practices that kids of 7 or 8 upwards will find interesting and absorbing without feeling it is educational. Covering plants, animals, space, climate, materials and much more, young readers will enjoy applying new scientific knowledge to their everyday lives.
12+(Year 7+, KS3). A comprehensive dictionary of more than 1,000 mathematical terms and concepts. Everything from fractions to trigonometry through circles and probability is covered in this clear accessible dictionary. Additional feature includes spreads on key topics, all fully supported with diagrams and illustrations. It sets the meanings of mathematical words and concepts in context, making it a key dictionary for all secondary level mathematics students.
12+ (Year 7+, KS 3). A comprehensive dictionary of more than 1,000 scientific terms and concepts. Everything from hormones to magnetism is covered in this clear accessible dictionary. The dictionary also has a wealth of clever illustrations to ensure meanings are easy to grasp.
5+(Year 1, KS 2). Newly updated. A fully illustrated alphabetical dictionary of first maths words and concepts. Concepts such as ‘none’ are cleverly brought to life with illustration and text. The dictionary covers all the first math’s concepts your child will encounter.
7-11 (Year 3-6, KS 2-3). Newly updated this illustrated dictionary brings to life and demystifies over 650 concepts and terms children will encounter in Key Stage 2 Science. Alphabetically listed each term has a clear and straight forward definition with a fun and informative illustration. It can also give voluble support for parents helping with homework.
7+(Year 3, KS 2). The Oxford Junior Dictionary contains over 6,000 entries in alphabetical order, in a clear and accessible design. Each entry shows example sentences (from well known authors), easy to read numbered meanings and word classes. Tinted panels throughout the text focus the mind on overused words, words belonging to the same family as well as key language topics including connectives and apostrophes.
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